Biker killed in A52 crash on Lincolnshire border

A motorcyclist has sadly died following a collision on the A52 near Grantham on Wednesday, May 25.

The crash in Bottesford was reported to police at around 8.35am and involved a car and a motorbike.

Emergency services attended the scene and the A52 was closed for a number of hours at the Nottingham Road and Barkstone Lane junction.

Leicestershire Police confirmed a short while later that the biker involved in the crash had been pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim has not yet been formally identified.