Rotherham motorcyclist killed in collision

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A motorcyclist has been killed in a head-on collision in Rotherham.

The 25-year-old, who has not yet been named, was travelling along Hollings Lane, Ravenfield, when he was involved in a collision with a BMW travelling in the opposite direction.

Police said the motorcyclist, from Rotherham, was taken to hospital but died later the same day of his injuries.

The BMW driver - a 24-year-old woman from Rotherham - was unharmed.

The road was closed while police accident investigators examined the scene.

Witnesses to the collision, which happened at 4.15pm on Thursday, or anyone who saw the manner of driving of either of the vehicles beforehand, should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.