Kelso biker killed in Cumbria crash

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A 47-year-old Kelso man has died following a collision between his motorcycle and a tractor in Cumbria on Sunday.

The man, who has not yet been named, was airlifted to hospital in Middlesbrough following the crash on the A683 at the Fat Lamb Hotel, Ravenstonedale, near Kirkby Stephen.

He later died as a result of his injuries.

A second motorcyclist who also collided with the tractor, a 45-year-old Berwick man, was taken to hospital in Carlisle with minor injuries.

The tractor driver escaped injury.