A teenager has died after the motorbike he was riding collided with a car.
West Mercia Police said the crash happened on the A49 Dinmore Hill, Hereford at about 14:30 GMT on Thursday.
A spokeswoman from West Midlands Ambulance Service said the 17-year-old suffered multiple serious injuries and was in cardiac arrest when paramedics arrived.
The teenager was confirmed dead a short time later.
The ambulance service added the driver of the car, a woman, was treated for the effects of shock.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash.
The motorbike, a white Yamaha, was being ridden towards Leominster and the silver Toyota was travelling in the opposite direction when they collided.
The boy's next of kin have been informed, police said.