Dorset

Motorcyclist dies in two-vehicle crash near Blandford Forum

A 22-year-old man has died in a crash involving his motorcycle and a car near Blandford Forum.

It happened at 20:27 GMT on Sunday on the A357 at Durweston, Dorset Police said.

A man, who is from Sturminster Newton, who was riding the grey Kawasaki motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of an orange Suzuki Swift, a local woman in her 40s, sustained minor injuries and was taken to hospital.

The road remains closed between Durweston Bridge and Shillingstone.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites