Motorcyclist dies in tragic accident

Police have confirmed that a male motorcyclist has died following a road traffic collision on the Baranailt Road in Limavady yesterday afternoon.

A 28 year old male motorcyclist died after his motorcycle was in collision with a tractor and trailer shortly before 12.20pm. The driver of the tractor was not injured in the collision.

Two other men aged in their 20s who were travelling on a second motorcycle also involved in the collision were taken to hospital for treatment for their inuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

Police would ask anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone who was travelling on the Baranailt Road, Limavady around the time of the collision to contact the Collision Investigation Unit at Steeple Police Station on the new non-emergency number 101.