Police are seeking witnesses following a fatal road traffic incident in Sandal.

At 8:18 am on 23 December 2023, officers responded to reports of a motorcycle colliding with a tree on Chevet Lane.

Regrettably, the 21-year-old male rider was pronounced dead at the scene.

The motorbike was en route from the Barnsley area to Wakefield when the collision occurred.

Currently, the road is closed as investigations are underway.

Authorities urge anyone present in the vicinity at the time of the incident, who may have witnessed the collision, to come forward.

Information can be provided by calling 101 or visiting www.westyorkshire.police.uk/livechat, quoting log 409 of 23 December.