A MOTORCYCLIST has died following a collision in Barnsley.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident which happened in Boulder Bridge Lane, Carlton, near to the junction with Shaw Lane, at about 12.50pm on October 30.

A 27-year-old man was riding an off-road blue and black Yamaha motorbike when the bike left the road and was in collision with a wall.

The man, from Cudworth, was taken to hospital where he later died.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision, or who saw the off-road motorcycle being driven in the area at the time, to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 447 of October 30.