Motorcyclist dies after hitting wall in Keynsham

A motorcyclist has died after his bike hit a wall in Keynsham near Bristol.

Police say the 21-year-old rider was hurt when he rode on the pavement to avoid an oncoming car on Park Road on Saturday evening.

The rider was taken to the Royal United Hospital in Bath but died from his injuries later that evening.

Officers say the road was closed while collision investigators examined the scene and are now appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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