Update: Teenager dies after road incident in Stowmarket

A TEENAGE motorcyclist has died after he came off the road in Stowmarket.

It is believed the 18-year-old man hit a road sign after coming off the road in Gipping Way just after 5pm today.

Police officers and paramedics attended the scene.

A Suffolk police spokesman said: “He lost control of the bike and sustained fatal injuries.”

Station Road West was closed in both directions following the incident and diversions were put in place.