York & North Yorkshire

Biker dies after crash into wall in North Yorkshire

A 38-year-old motorcyclist has died after hitting a dry stone wall in North Yorkshire.

It happened on the B6479 between Settle and Horton at 1815 BST on Friday. Police said he failed to negotiate a bend.

The man was part of a group of five motorcyclists from the Settle area who were travelling together.

He was taken to Airedale hospital where he later died from his injuries. Police have appealed for witnesses.

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