Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Biker dies in crash with rubbish truck in Isle of Man

A motorcyclist has died in a crash with a refuse vehicle in the Isle of Man.

A red and white Suzuki motorcycle and white Dennis Eagle collided in Bemahague Road, Douglas at about 1545 BST on Monday.

The rider's passenger was injured and was taken to Noble's Hospital for treatment. People in the Dennis Eagle suffered minor injuries.

Police closed the road for five hours, as they investigated. They appealed to witnesses to contact police.

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