Teenager dies in motorcycle accident

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A TEENAGE motorcyclist has died following a crash in Stowmarket yesterday evening.

Jack Cocksedge, 18, from Stowmarket, was killed following a single-vehicle motorcycle collision in Gipping Way.

Police were called to the scene just after 5.30pm yesterday evening after Mr Cocksedge’s KTM 640 motorbike collided with street furniture.

Despite attempts to resuscitate him, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed as an investigation got underway into what happened.

Although police have spoken to a number of witnesses, anyone who saw the incident who has not yet come forward is asked to call PC Andy Smith at the Serious Collision Investigation Team at Suffolk Police on 101.