Police are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision in Sandyford, Stoke-on-Trent.
The collision occurred just before 6.10pm last night, Wednesday, on Reginald Mitchell Way (on the traffic island at the junction of Marlborough Way) and involved a red ‘Boom’ motor tricycle.
The rider, a man from the Longton area of the city, was seriously injured. He was taken to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire where he was sadly pronounced deceased.
The Air Ambulance and doctors attended the man at the scene.
The road was closed for approximately two hours whilst specialist collision investigators examined the scene.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Sgt Ian Tanner at Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 598 of August 8.