At around 4.30pm today (Dec 2) officers were responding to a call for service in the Melbourne Park area of Carlisle. Whilst on route they subsequently responded to a motorbike that was involved in a single-vehicle collision on Holywell Crescent in the city.
The rider, a 16-year-old boy from the local area sadly died at the scene as a result of his injuries.
Anyone with information relating to this incident can report online at https://orlo.uk/5BrMy , quoting incident number 134 of 2nd December 2021. You can also phone on 101.
Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.