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Biker Dies Near Helston

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 11:11am 6th May 2014

Cornwall's roads claim another life.

An 18 year old biker has died after a four vehicle pile-up near Helston.

It happened on Friday evening on the B3304 at Penrose.
 
Emergency services were scrambled at about 7pm to the collision involving the motorcycle, two tractors and a Vauxhall Corsa
 
The rider of the Aprilia motorcycle, from Mullion, sustained serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
 
The drivers of the other three vehicles were not injured in the incident.
 
The road was closed for eight hours while police carried out an investigation.
 
Officers from the Serious Collisions Investigation Unit at Camborne are appealing for witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to contact them by telephoning 101, quoting log number 737 of 02/05/14.

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