Manchester

Motorcyclist killed in Wigan crash

A motorcyclist has been killed in a collision with a car in Wigan.

The accident happened on Saturday on Hough Lane, Tyldesley, when a Ford Mondeo driving ahead of the bike turned left.

The 47-year-old man, from Astley, was taken to hospital at about 16:25 BST where he died from his injuries.

Sgt Lee Westhead from Greater Manchester Police called it a "tragic incident", and appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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