Nottingham

Boy, 15, dies in Nottingham motorbike crash

A 15-year-old boy has died after his motorbike came off the road in Nottingham.

The crash happened on Hilcot Drive in Aspley on Friday afternoon when the teenager's Gilera hit a telegraph pole. No other vehicles are believed to have been involved.

He was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre but died from his injuries.

The road was closed for several hours while officers conducted an examination of the area.

Police have appealed for witnesses.