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Motorcyclist killed in six-vehicle A17 crash is named

PUBLISHED: 08:52 20 November 2020 | UPDATED: 13:23 20 November 2020

A sign beside the A17 at Terrington, where a motorcyclist in his 20s died after he was involved in a collision with other vehicles  Picture: Chris Bishop

A sign beside the A17 at Terrington, where a motorcyclist in his 20s died after he was involved in a collision with other vehicles Picture: Chris Bishop

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An inquest opens today into the death of a 26-year-old motorcyclist.

James Lake was involved in a collision with five other vehicles on the A17 at Terrington St Clement, near King’s Lynn.

Mr Lake was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which happened at around 6am on Monday, November 9, between the junctions with Market Lane and Station Road.

Police are appealing for witnesses and asking anyone who saw the collision or has dashcam footage to come forward.

They are also keen to hear from motorists who saw the manner of driving of any of the vehicles prior to the incident.

Anyone with information should call the serious collision investigation unit on 101 quoting reference number 42 of Monday, November 9.


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