Rider dies in Southampton as motorbike hits barrier
- 6 September 2013
- From the section Hampshire & Isle of Wight
A motorcyclist died after his bike left the road and hit a barrier in Southampton.
Paul Whitlock, 40, was taken to Southampton General Hospital following the incident in Third Avenue but died of his injuries.
The crash happened at 17:20 BST and the road remained closed into the evening while officers inspected the scene.
Hampshire Constabulary said the man's family had been informed and are appealing for witnesses.