Motorcyclist dies in smash
A MOTORCYCLIST has died after a crash on the A5.
The collision happened at around 6.15pm on Tuesday near to Magna Park, in Lutterworth, and involved a red Suzuki motorcycle and a green Rover Mini.
The 51-year-old biker was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Mini was taken to University Hospital in Coventry for treatment to her injuries, which were described as minor. The road was closed for several hours while officers and emergency services dealt with the collision.
Any witnesses or anyone who has information on the collision is asked to call Detective Constable Paul Bingham, of Leicestershire Police, on 101.