Teenage motorcyclist who died in crash named

PUBLISHED: 16:15 13 May 2013 | UPDATED: 16:17 13 May 2013




A TEENAGE motorcyclist who died after he was involved in a collision has been named.

Benjamin Coxhall, 15, of West Way, Meldreth, died on Saturday following the crash, which took place on Friday on the A1198 between Bassingbourn and Royston.

He was riding a Suzuki motorbike which was in collision with a green Nissan Primera at about 8.25pm.

A 40-year-old woman from March who was driving the Nissan was not injured.

Cambridgeshire Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision to call Pc Simon Burgin at the Roads Policing Unit on 101.


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