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Motorcyclist dies in Banbridge road traffic collision

The 33-year-old was from the Lurgan area Credit: Stock Image

A 33-year-old motorcyclist has died following a road traffic collision in Banbridge on Thursday morning.

The collision between a motorbike and a tractor happened on the Tullyrain Road shortly after 10.00am. The man who died was from the Lurgan area.

The driver of the tractor was treated at the scene for shock and taken to hospital as a precaution.

The Tullyrain Road remains closed in both directions as police examine the area.

Inspector Gary Moore said: "I would appeal to anyone who was in the area and captured the collision on their dash cam, or who saw either vehicle prior to the collision to contact police on the non emergency number 101, quoting reference number 458 of 19/09/19."