Motorcyclist involved in fatal collision near Lisburn named by police

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Police have named the 68-year-old motorcyclist who died in a traffic collision in Annahilt, Co Down as George Desmond Sherlock.

His red Honda machine was involved in a collision with a Volkswagen Passat and Volkswagen Golf on the Glebe Road outside Lisburn around 3.20pm on Tuesday.

The road was still closed late on Tuesday evening while accident investigators examined the scene.

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw any of the vehicles in the area in the time leading up to the collision to contact the Collision Investigation Unit at Steeple on the non emergency number 101.