Man dies as motorcycle hits wall by A6 in Cumbria
- 5 March 2013
- From the section Cumbria
A man was killed when his motorcycle crashed beside the A6 in Cumbria.
The incident happened near Calthwaite on Monday afternoon.
It is thought the 30-year-old, from Wigton, lost control of his Suzuki on the brow of a hill close to Bulls Head Farm before hitting a wall. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the crash at about 17:20 GMT, or who saw the motorcyclist beforehand, to contact the force.