APPEAL: Did you witness a fatal collision in Burntwood?

Officers were called to a single vehicle road traffic collision in Springhill Road, Burntwood, at around 8.45am on Sunday 8 November.

The collision involved an off-road style motorbike which was in collision with a tree.

Sadly, the rider, a 25-year-old man from Burntwood, died at the scene. His family have been informed and are being offered support from specially trained officers. Formal identification has not yet taken place.

The road remained closed until around 11.15am while a detailed investigation was carried out at the scene. Motorists are thanked for their patience.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 252 of November 8.

Author: sp16394

Press Officer at Staffordshire Police