Motorbike rider dies in crash at Rodds Bay

A 43-YEAR-OLD man has died following a motorbike crash on Turkey Beach Rd, Rodds Bay.

Police were notified of the accident by a passing motorist at 5.30pm on Sunday.

Preliminary investigations suggest the motorcycle failed to negotiate a corner.

The rider died at the scene.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

The rider's next of kin have been notified, and police are waiting for formal identification today.

The man's family has asked that his name not be released to media.


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