A rider killed in Nannup accident

Major Crash investigators are seeking information regarding a fatal crash in Nannup on Saturday March, 10.

Around 2:30pm, a man was riding a black Harley Davidson motorcycle west along Brockman Highway with a group of motorcycle riders. Five kilometres east of Nannup he lost control, left the road and struck a tree stump. The motorcycle was propelled onto the highway.

A second motorcycle rider who was travelling with the group, struck the first motorcycle that was stationary on the highway. Both men were thrown from their motorcycles.

The first rider, a 48 year old man received critical injuries in the crash and was taken to Bridgetown Hospital before being airlifted to Royal Perth Hospital where he died.

Anyone who saw the crash, or the motorcycles beforehand, should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online.