Motorcyclist dies in East Yorkshire road crash

A motorcyclist has died after being involved in a collision with a car in East Yorkshire.

It happened on the B1246, Barmby Road, near Pocklington, at about 1600 BST on Sunday.

John Trevor Nield, 47, of Wynthorpe Granary, North Dalton, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the collision involved a grey-coloured Triumph motorcycle and a grey-coloured Toyota Prius car. They are appealing for witnesses.

Officers have urged the driver of a small white car, which Mr Nield's motorcycle was thought to have overtaken before the collision, to come forward.

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