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Moped driver dies after A46 crash in Nottinghamshire

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Image caption The southbound carriageway of the A46 reopened on Thursday after being shut for about 14 hours

A moped driver has died after a crash on a major road in Nottinghamshire.

The crash, involving a moped and "one or more" cars, happened on the southbound carriageway of the A46, near Flintham, shortly before 21:00 on Wednesday.

The driver, a 42-year-old man, was taken to hospital but later died of his injuries.

The road has since reopened after it was shut for about 14 hours. Police are appealing for witnesses.

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