Arrest over fatal motorbike crash in Leicestershire

A man has been arrested after a fatal collision between two motorcycles and a car in Leicestershire.

The crash, involving a Ford Cougar and two Yamahas, happened on Sunday afternoon on the B676 at Burton on the Wolds.

The rider one of the motorbikes, Peter Penniston, aged 44, of Melton, Leicestershire, died at the scene.

A 23-year-old man was arrested after the crash and released on police bail pending further inquiries.

Neither the rider of the second Yamaha nor the driver of the Ford Cougar was injured.

Police have appealed for witnesses.

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