Man named following fatal Lake District collision

Kirkstone Pass Google map image
The incident happened on 14 September. Credit: Google Maps

A 59-year-old man who died in a crash in the Lake District has been named.

Jan Leeters, from Belgium, died following a two vehicle collision at Kirkstone Pass on 14 September.

Mr Leeters died at the scene following the collision that involved a van and a motorcycle.

Police would like to hear from anyone that saw a motorcyclist travelling down the A592 towards Ambleside from Kirkstone Pass at 12:22pm on 14 September.

Police say the bike was a BMW with distinctive metal carrying boxes on both sides.


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