Motorcyclist dies after crash on M27 near Fareham
A MOTORCYCLIST has died after a crash on the M27 overnight.
The man was involved in a collision with a car at Junction 9 near Fareham at 10.20pm yesterday.
The motorway was shut on the westbound carriageway between that junction and junction 8 from last night until around 5.40am this morning.
Hampshire Police have said that the motorcyclist died at the scene of the crash and that he has yet to be formally identified.
Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or has any dash cam footage of the incident to please get in touch with them by calling 101 and quoting Operation Kira.
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