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Last Updated: Thursday, 1 June 2006, 14:10 GMT 15:10 UK
Biker, 23, killed in hedge crash
A biker has died after he lost control of his motorcycle and collided with a hedge in South Gloucestershire.

The 23-year-old, from Little Stoke in Bristol, was riding from Burton towards Acton Turville on the B4040 when the crash happened on Wednesday night.

His motorbike came off the road, hitting a hedge. The man was declared dead at the scene.

Anyone who saw the accident, at about 1950 BST, is asked to contact Avon and Somerset Police or Crimestoppers.

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