Motorcyclist dies in Compton Abbas road collision

A 52-year-old motorcyclist has been killed in a collision on a Dorset road.

He was travelling on the A350 on Sunday afternoon when his motorbike struck a Land Rover Discovery going in the opposite direction at Compton Abbas.

He was air-lifted to hospital in Bristol where he died from his injuries.

Police said the man lived locally and his next of kin have been informed. Officers appealed for any witnesses to come forward.

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