Motorcyclist dies after crash on A12 in Essex

The crash happened close to Colchester United's stadium on the A12. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A motorcyclist has died after a crash on the A12 in Essex.

It happened at around 9am today (Sept 27) near Colchester United's stadium, when a motorbike was in collision with a lorry.

A 24-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road reopened just after three o'clock this afternoon.

Part of the A12 was closed for several hours. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police are appealing for dash cam footage and for any witnesses to come forward.

They should call 101 and ask for the Serious Collision Investigation Unit or email footage to The incident number to quote is 226 of 27/09.

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