Gloucestershire

Biker dies in A48 early morning collision

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Image caption The A48, a busy road linking Wales and Gloucestershire, remains closed at Stroat

A motorcyclist died when his bike collided with a lorry.

It happened on the A48, between Woolaston and Stroat just after 07:30 GMT on Monday.

The rider was a man aged in his 50s who died at the scene, police said.

The A48, a busy road linking Wales and Gloucestershire, remains closed for investigations and has caused gridlock in nearby Chepstow. Police are appealing for any witnesses to the accident to come forward.

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