Clarkson man (64) dies in motorcycle crash in Neergabby, police call for witnesses

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A CLARKSON man (64) died in a motorcycle crash north of Perth yesterday morning.

Major Crash Investigators are seeking information regarding the crash in Neergabby about 11.20am on April 29.

“A Ducati motorcycle was being ridden west along the Gingin Brook Road when the rider failed to negotiate a right hand bend, before entering onto the gravel verge* and crashed into scrub and trees,” a WA Police spokeswoman said.

“The rider, a 64-year-old Clarkson man, sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene.

“Major Crash Investigators are seeking witnesses to this crash, or anyone who saw the Ducati motorcycle prior to the crash.”

Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

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*Updated, May 3: WA Police originally said the rider ” failed to negotiate a left hand bend, crossed over to the wrong side of the road”.