A 26-YEAR-OLD man has died following a collision in Worsbrough, and police are appealing for witnesses.

The collision occurred at around 8.10pm last night when a silver Gilera scooter travelling along Vernon Road towards Ward Green, left the carriageway for reasons unknown and collided with a wall close to the junction with High Ridge.

The man riding the bike, aged 26, sadly died.

His family have been informed and are being supported by officers.There were a number of cars in the area at the time of the collision and police are keen to speak to anyone who saw what happened, or who saw the manner of driving prior to the collision.

If you can help, please call 101 quoting incident number 933 of 4 July 2018.