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Wallingford man arrested following fatal collision

An 18-year-old man has been arrested after a motorcyclist was killed following a collision between a lorry and a car in Oxfordshire.

A 27-year-old motorcyclist from Reading died at the scene on the A4074 near Wallingford just after midnight.

A man from Wallingford was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and driving whilst over the prescribed alcohol limit.

He remains in custody, Thames Valley Police said.

The motorcyclist's next of kin have been informed.

Police said three vehicles were involved in the collision - an orange Scania HGV, a silver Vauxhall Corsa and a Yamaha motorcycle.

Investigating officer Det Sgt Gavin Collier urged anyone who was on or near the A4074 at the time of the crash to contact police.

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