Police responding to fatal motorcycle crash at Epping

A motorcyclist has died following a crash in Sydney’s north west yesterday.

About 8.50am (Sunday 17 January 2021), emergency services were called to intersection of Blaxland Road and Brigg Road, Epping following reports a KTM motorcycle and Mitsubishi tip truck had collided.

The 29-year-old male rider was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance Paramedics before being taken to Royal North Shore Hospital in a critical condition, where he later died from his injuries.

The Mitsubishi driver, a 46-year-old man, was not injured. He was taken to Ryde Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers attached to Ryde Police Area Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.

Anyone who may have dashcam footage or witnessed the incident is urged to contact police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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