Everything we know so far about the fatal crash in Bretton Way, Peterborough

Here is a snapshot of everything we know about the crash in Bretton Way in Peterborough - this will be updated as we have more.

* A 42-year-old man from Wisbech who was riding a motorcycle died at the scene. He is a father and grandfather. His family have been informed.

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris

* He has been formally identified as Michael Alan Howard, 42, from Burrett Road, Walsoken, Wisbech, and was riding a grey Suzuki GSXR 750 K4.

* Emergency services were called at 5.25pm on Wednesday August 22 to reports of a collision in Bretton Way involving two cars and a motorcycle.

* Police believe at least one of the cars was stolen

* A 22-year-old man, of no fixed abode, a 20-year-old man from Peterborough and a 16-year-old girl from Peterborough have all been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and taken to Thorpe Wood Police Station where they remain.

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris

* The 22 year old was also arrested on suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking and drug driving and the girl aggravated vehicle taking.

* The 20 year old was also arrested for theft of a motor vehicle and drug driving.

* A formal identification of the victim is due to take place.

* Sgt Simon Goldsmith said: "Any witnesses to any vehicles which arose suspicion in the Bretton area this afternoon, but specifically between 5pm and 5.30pm, are asked to contact road policing on 101."

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris

* The road was closed between between the Bretton Way BP Garage and Tyesdale Roundabout and remained closed for around seven hours while police worked.

* Anyone who witnessed the collision should contact the Road Policing Unit on 101 quoting CC-22082018-0370.

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris

Police at the scene of the crash in Bretton Way. Photo: Terry Harris