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Teenage biker dies in horror hit and run crash on A1

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A 17-year-old man has tragically died after a car knocked him off his scooter before driving away from the scene.

The fatal crash saw a vehicle collide with the teenage biker from Leicestershire, who was riding on the northbound carriageway of the A1 at Barrowby, near Grantham at around 10pm on Tuesday, September 13.

The rider was knocked from the bike and was killed in the incident.

The vehicle involved failed to stop at the scene and an active investigation is underway.

Lincolnshire Police are appealing to the driver, or any motorist who witnessed the collision to contact them by calling 101 or the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855.

The A1 was reopened at 8.30am on Wednesday, September 14.