Police seeking witnesses following fatal crash in Welshpool

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POLICE are investigating a crash in Welshpool yesterday which claimed the life of a 37-year-old motorcyclist.

Around 3:30pm, a 2010 Kymco motorcycle was travelling east on Orrong Road when it collided with a silver 1998 Mitsubishi Lancer travelling north on Kurnall Road and turning onto Orrong Road.

The male driver of the motorcycle was thrown from his bike and onto the road and was taken to Royal Perth Hospital where he later died as a result of the serious injuries.

The 31-year-old male driver of the Mitsubishi Lancer was not injured.

Police have asked witnesses who may have seen the motorcycle or the car driving in the Welshpool area prior to or at the time of the crash to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.