Biker, 20, dies after falling ill four days on from crash with car

An investigation is underway to establish the cause of his death following the collision in Crewe on September 1

A 20-year-old man has sadly died four days after his motorbike was involved in a serious crash in Crewe. The motorcyclist was involved in a collision with a car on the A534 Nantwich Road in the town at around 8.38am on Thursday, September 1.

He was taken to hospital with a broken leg following the incident and was later discharged. But Cheshire Police have now confirmed that he has sadly died after falling ill at home yesterday (Monday, September 5).

The collision happened on the A534 Nantwich Road at the junction with Mill Street. Police are appealing for witnesses and video footage following this serious collision, which involved a blue Lexmoto Crescent motorbike and a silver Ford Fiesta car.

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Cheshire Police spokesperson said: “At 8.38am on 1 September a report was received of a collision involving a silver Ford Fiesta car and a blue Lexmoto Crescent motorbike on the A534 Nantwich Road at its junction with Mill Street. The rider of the motorbike, a 20-year-old man, was taken to hospital for a broken leg and was later discharged.

“Sadly, the man subsequently passed away after falling ill at home on 5 September. An investigation to establish the cause of his death is currently underway and as part of their enquiries officers are appealing for information in relation to the collision.”

Anyone with information is urged to contact Cheshire Police via cheshire.police.uk/police-forces/cheshire-constabulary/areas/cheshire/about-us/about-us/provide-more-information-about-an-appeal/ quoting IML 1356571 or by calling 101. Information can also be passed on to Crimestoppers anonymously crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information/forms/give-information-anonymously or by calling 0800 555 111.

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  • 16:39, 6 SEP 2022
  • UPDATED16:40, 6 SEP 2022