Motorcyclist killed on M27

A motorcyclist has died this morning following a collision at junction five of the M27.

Motorcyclist killed after lorry crash

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Traffic on the M27 westbound is piling up after a fatal accident Credit: Kelly-Marie Davies

Hampshire police can now confirm that the motorcyclist killed on the M27 this morning was a man in his 40s.

Officers would like to hear from the lorry driver or anyone else who witnessed the collision or who can help with their enquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hampshire Constabulary on 101.

M27 J5-7 closed after accident

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Traffic is queuing as the M27 is closed westbound Credit: Dan Sissons

At around 6.40am a motorcyclist died in a collision with a lorry at junction five of the M27.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

The M27 is closed westbound between junction five and seven and is likely to remain closed for the next couple of hours.

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Lengthy delays after motorcyclist killed

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The M27 is currently closed due to an incident at Junction 5. Please allow extra time for your journey. We will keep you updated.

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#M27 closure likely to last for several hours. Roads in vicinity are congested. If you can delay your journey or work from home, please do.

Motorcyclist killed on M27

A motorcyclist has died this morning following a collision at junction five of the M27.

The incident happened around 6.40am on the westbound carriageway.

It's being reported that a lorry was in collision with a motorcycle.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

The lorry continued driving and police believe it is possible the driver did not realise there had been a collision.

The M27 is closed westbound between junctions seven and five and is likely to remain so for the next couple of hours.

Officers would like to hear from the lorry driver or anyone else who witnessed the collision or who can help with their enquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hampshire Constabulary on 101.

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