Police appeal after motorcyclist aged in his 20s from Exmouth dies in crash at Trow Hill, Sidford

Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist aged in his 20s from Exmouth died in a crash  on Trow Hill, Sidford. 

Emergency services were called to the scene near Sidmouth at around 8.35pm on Tuesday, August 17.

The collision involved a a black Aprilia motorbike and a Volkswagen Polo.

The motorcyclist died from his injuries at the scene.

As a result of the collision, the motorcyclist, a man in his 20s from the Exmouth area, suffered fatal injuries and was declared dead at the scene…

A force spokesperson said: “Police investigating a road traffic collision on Trow Hill, Sidford, Sidmouth, on Tuesday, August 17, in which a man died, are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

“Police were called to reports of a collision involving a black Aprilia motorbike and a Volkswagen Polo at around 8.35pm.

“As a result of the collision, the motorcyclist, a man in his 20s from the Exmouth area, suffered fatal injuries and was declared dead at the scene.

“A full forensic investigation of the scene took place and officers are working to establish the cause of this collision.

“The road was reopened at around 5.45am today [18 August].

“Police thank the public for their patience while they investigated the scene.

“If you witnessed the incident, have any information or dash-cam footage that could help the police with their enquiries, please email 101@dc.police.uk or call 101, quoting 0897 of Tuesday,  August 17.”

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