Published on Friday, October 14th, 2016 at 11:21 am.

Teenager Motorcyclist dies following fatal collision at Whitchurch

Police appeal

Police were called to the scene of a road traffic collision in Whitchurch this morning.
The collision involving a white Mercedes van and a blue motorcycle happened at 7.23am at the junction of Harroway and Bloswood Lane.

The motorcycle rider, a 16-year-old boy from the Whitchurch area, was taken to North Hampshire Hospital but died a short time later.

His next of kin have been informed and are being supported by officers.

The van driver and his passenger, both 31-year-old men from Reading, were uninjured.

Officers are currently at the scene as investigations continue into the exact circumstances of the collision.

As a result, a number of road closures are in place:

Harroway / B3048 junction
Harroway / Newbury Road junction
Bloswood Lane / Caesar’s Way junction

Police would like to thanks motorists for their patience as we deal with this incident.

Anyone with information about the collision should call us on 101 quoting 44160388093.

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