Police have launched an appeal following a fatal collision on Chester Road in Hartlepool.

Emergency services were called to the fatal road traffic collision on Chester Road in Hartlepool at around 6.20PM last night, Tuesday 24th November. 

Cleveland Police have confirmed that the collision involved a motorcycle and an Audi A4. Sadly the male motorbike rider died at the scene.

A Police Spokesperson said “Our thoughts remain with his family at this extremely difficult time.”

Officers are asking for anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have captured it on dash cam/ private CCTV footage to contact Cleveland Police on 101 quoting 192753.