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Motorcyclist killed in collision on A52 near Brailsford named as Owen Pilkington

By Ashbourne News Telegraph  |  Posted: June 21, 2014

THE motorcyclist killed in a collision on the A52 has been named as Owen Pilkington.

The collision occurred at the A52 Painters Lane between Osmaston and Brailsford at 9pm on Friday, June 20. The road was closed until 2am on Saturday June 21.

The white Honda motorcycle, which was travelling from Ashbourne, is believed to have lost control near the junction of Hall Lane before colliding with a grey Land Rover Freelander.

Owen Pilkington of Ashlea Drive in Mayfield, who was riding the motorcycle, sustained fatal injuries.

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Officers are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision or saw either vehicle prior to the incident to contact Derbyshire Police Collision Investigation Unit on 101 and ask for PC 919 Glynn.

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