Man dies following motorbike collision in Sheffield

Officers are renewing an appeal for information after a 39-year-old man involved in a collision in Hillborough has died.

At around 2.25pm on Sunday 27 August, a green Kawasaki Ninja motorbike was travelling along Rivelin Valley Road towards Hillsborough when it failed to negotiate a left hand bend and collided with a tree on the opposite side of the road.

The 39-year-old rider was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries but sadly died yesterday (Sunday 10 September) – two weeks after the incident.

Police want to hear from anyone who may have seen what happened, or who saw the bike prior to the collision.

If you can help, please call 101 quoting incident number 642 of 27 August 2017.