Woman in her 90s dies after being struck by motorcycle

Police are investigating the fatal collision between a pedestrian and a motorcycle in Limavady. Credit: Presseye

A woman in her 90s has died after being struck by a motorcycle in an incident in Limavady that has also left the rider in a critical condition.

The collision happened in the Drumrane Road area shortly after 5.50pm on Thursday.

PSNI Sergeant Mark Knowles said: “The woman tragically lost her life at the scene.

“The motorcyclist was taken to hospital for their injuries. He is described as being in a critical, but stable condition.”

Police are continuing to investigate and have appealed for anyone who witnessed the incident, or who may have dash-cam footage, to contact them on 101.