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Motorcyclist (36) dies in Co Down crash

Matthew Stuart died when his motorcycle crashed in Ballynahinch, Co Down, yesterday

A 36-year-old motorcyclist died following a crash in Ballynahinch yesterday afternoon.

Matthew Stuart, who was from the Co Down town, died when his red Ducati motorcycle left the road close to the entrance of a laneway at the Spa Road at around 1.10pm yesterday.

No other vehicles were involved.

Police appealed to anyone with information or who has dash cam footage to contact them on 101.

Police closed the Spa Road in Ballynahinch yesterday following a single vehicle collision

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