Officers investigating an affray at a football match in Wixams on Saturday are appealing for witnesses. Image: iStock

Bedfordshire Police is appealing for witnesses after a 29-year-old died following a collision in Maulden, near Ampthill.

Emergency services were called at approximately 3.45pm yesterday (27 June 2021) to Flitwick Road, following a report of a single vehicle collision involving a motorbike.

The rider was travelling north towards Maulden when the motorbike, a white Yamaha, left the carriageway.

Sadly, the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sergeant Mark Atkins, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit, said:

“We are working on establishing the circumstances that led to this tragic incident and we are keen to speak to anyone who was in that area at the time.

“We would also like to ask motorists who were travelling in the area to check their dashcam footage.

“Our specially trained officers are supporting the family of the man in this difficult time.”

If you have any information about this collision please contact the police by visiting the online reporting centre  or call 101 and quote Operation Eryngium.