We are appealing for the public’s help following a fatal collision in Bristol yesterday (Thursday 22 June).
Emergency services responded to reports of a collision involving a motorcycle and a car on the A4 Bath Road near Hicks Gate roundabout, in Brislington, at around 3.45pm.
Despite officers’ and paramedics’ best efforts, the 18-year-old motorcyclist was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Insp Tom Fitzpatrick said: “I would like to express my deepest sympathies for the young man’s family during such a tragic time. Our specially-trained family liaison officer will be offering the family support over the coming weeks.
“We are appealing for the public’s help following this tragic collision.
“If you were travelling on the A4 Bath Road and witnessed the incident, have dashcam footage or saw either a Yamaha motorcycle or a blue Vauxhall Crossland in the time leading up to the collision, please get in touch with us.”