Two motorcyclists killed in separate weekend collisions

The crash happened in south Belfast
The crash happened in south Belfast

Two motorcyclists have died following separate weekend road traffic collisions.

A 44-year-old was killed on the Deerpark Road in Bellaghy, Co Londonderry around 8.30pm on Saturday.

Earlier on Saturday a 49-year-old man died following a collision in Co Antrim.

The accident happened in Cushendun shortly after 10.30am when his motorcycle was in a collision with a Suzuki 4x4 vehicle on the Loughareema Road.

Police are investigating the circumstances of both deaths and have appealed for anyone who witnessed the crash to contact them on the 101 non emergency number.