Man arrested after motorcyclist is killed in hit and run crash in Cambridgeshire

A man has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit and run collision in Cambridgeshire yesterday morning.

Thursday, 30th August 2018, 5:46 pm
Updated Monday, 3rd September 2018, 12:17 pm
Police appeal

The 23-year-old man from Norwich was arrested yesterday afternoon on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop after a collision.

He was taken to Parkside Police Station where he remains in custody.

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Police appeal

Officers investigating the fatal collision on the A1307 near Linton are appealing to motorists who may have been in the area prior to the incident.

In particular they are keen to trace the driver of a Mercedes Sprinter van that was registered from 2016 onwards.

The crash involving a motorcycle was reported to police at 3.32am on Wednesday August 29.

Ambulance crews attended but the motorcyclist, a man in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

It is believed that another vehicle may have been involved but left the scene.

Enquiries are still ongoing and anyone with any information is asked to call 101 quoting incident 40 of the 29 August.

Alternatively, you can report online at www.cambs.police.uk/report.