Police name motorcyclist who died in accident in Lympsham
have named the motorcyclist who died in a fatal accident in Lympsham
on Sunday (June
76 year-old John Ivison, right, from Exeter, died in the collision
with a Mercedes car at the busy Lympsham road junction of Brean
Road and Rectory Way, as reported here.
said a 72-year-old man from North Somerset had been arrested on
suspicion of death by dangerous driving. He was released on police
bail, pending further enquiries.
are appealing for witnesses to the accident to come forward by
contacting them on the non-emergency police number 101.
was diverted along alternative roads via Brent Knoll while emergency
services were at the scene, as pictured below.
Police at the collision on the outskirts of Lympsham, and the
air ambulance at the scene of Sunday's accident