Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Isle of Man police name motorcyclist killed in crash

Isle of Man police have named a motorcyclist who died in a crash on the Ramsey coast road on Tuesday.

Andrew Stephen Baxter, 31, from North Shields, was involved in a collision with a red Citroen car near Bulgham at about 11:30 BST.

Mr Baxter had been travelling north on the A2 coast road towards Ramsey when the accident happened.

Police said the two occupants of the car, which was being driven by a local man, were unhurt.

A section of the road between Ramsey and Laxey was shut for about six hours as police conducted inquiries.

A spokesman said police would like to speak to any witnesses to the accident, in particular the occupants of a white car which stopped at the scene.

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