Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Isle of Man police name tourist biker killed in crash

Police have named a biker who died in a crash on the Isle of Man during the 2012 TT festival.

Jean Jacques Gerard Leroux, 50, from France, died instantly in a collision on the A1 Douglas to Peel Road at 09:20 BST on 4 June.

Police said Mr Leroux was visiting the Isle of Man for the TT races, with a motorbike club called 'The 59 Club'.

Family liaison officers from the island are working with Mr Leroux's family to help with repatriation arrangements.

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