Man dies after losing control of motorbike in Cliviger

A motorcyclist has died after he lost control of his bike on an east Lancashire road.

The 54-year-old was riding along Burnley Road in Cliviger at 1645 BST on Sunday when he came off the bike, police said.

He was taken to the Royal Blackburn Hospital by air ambulance but died soon after arriving.

Lancashire police have started an investigation into the cause of the crash.

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