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Biker dies in crash with car and tractor on A1133 at Laughterton

A biker has died in a crash involving a car and tractor towing a trailer.

The crash happened on the A1133 Newark Road at Laughterton at 6.19pm on Friday, October 20.

A motorcycle and VW Golf were travelling from Newton on Trent towards Laughterton, with the tractor was being driven from Laughterton towards Newton on Trent.

A Lincolnshire Police spokesperson said: “We are appealing for witnesses who may have witnessed the collision or the vehicles travelling on the A1133 near Laughterton shortly before.

“If you have not already spoken to the police, please contact 101 quoting incident number 395 of October 20.

“We are not able to confirm any details of the motorcyclist at this stage as we await formal identification, family have been informed.

“The road will remain closed for safety reasons.

“Lincolnshire County Council Highways department have indicated that on Monday remedial repairs will be scheduled as a matter of priority.”