Scott Daniel Gibson dies in A590 collision with police van
- 5 April 2014
- From the section Cumbria
A motorcyclist died in a collision with a police van in Cumbria on Friday.
Scott Daniel Gibson, 23, from Barrow-in-Furness, died at the scene of the crash on the A590 between Melton and Lindal at 22:30 BST.
Cumbria Police has referred the matter to the force's professional standards department and the Independent Police Complaints Commission.
A female officer who was driving the van was taken to Furness General Hospital suffering from shock.
Chief Insp David Bosson said a "thorough, transparent" investigation would take place into the "tragic death".