Woman dies in Castle Donington motorbike crash

A woman has died and a man has been seriously injured in a motorbike crash on a Leicestershire road.

Police were called to Hill Top in Castle Donington at about 10:15 BST on Thursday to reports of a crash involving a Kawasaki motorcycle.

The pillion passenger, 48-year-old Susan Spiby from Castle Donington, received fatal injuries. The rider remains in a critical condition.

Leicestershire Police have asked any witnesses to contact them.

Investigating officer Det Con Pete Davies said the motorbike was travelling from the direction of Castle Donington towards the A453 at the time of the crash.

He said no other vehicles were involved.

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