RTC involving motorcycle on Hampton Lane, Meriden

Motorcycle collision at the junction of Hampton Lane and Somers Road.

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Published on 8 August 2022
This incident is closed

B4102, Meriden, Coventry CV7, UK

On August 6 at 17:17 crews from Canley and Bickenhill attended reports of an RTC at the junction of Hampton Lane and Somers Road, Meriden.

The incident involved a car in collision with a motorbike. On our arrival to the incident the motorbike was on fire.

Our crews extinguished the fire using one hose reel. We also gave medical attention and CPR to the motorcyclist. He also received treatment from West Midlands Ambulance paramedics and doctors at the scene.

Tragically, the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The motorcyclist’s family – who have asked for privacy and don’t want him to be identified – are being supported by West Midlands Police’s family liaison officers.

West Midlands Police are also calling for any witnesses to the incident to contact their Serious Collision Investigation Unit on FL_COLLISION_INVEST@westmidlands.police.uk or call 0121 322 6098 and quote log 2674 from 6 August.

West Midlands Police Statement.