Motorcyclist named after fatal collision in Killamarsh

A motorcyclist who died after the bike he was riding collided with a lorry in Killamarsh has been named as Christopher Booker.

The 32-year-old from Sheffield was riding along Ellisons Road at around 1.45am on Thursday March 14, when the motorbike he was on collided with a stationary HGV.

He was taken to Northern General Hospital, but sadly died a short time later. His family have been informed, and our thoughts are with them at this time.

An investigation into the cause of the collision is underway, and officers would like to speak to anyone who may have seen a motorbike travelling around the area at the time.

The motorbike was travelling towards the junction with the A618, Rotherham Road at the time of the collision.

If you have any information which may assist with the police investigation, get in touch with the force using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

  • Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message the contact centre on @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form on the Derbyshire Constabulary website
  • Phone – call 101


Officers would especially encourage drivers with dash cam footage who were in the area at the time to review any footage, and download and secure anything which may assist with thier investigation.

Quote the reference number 19*130197 in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

In the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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