A 27-year-old man has died after a crash in Balderton.

It happened at around 6.30pm last night in Grange Lane when his Honda motorcycle crashed into a Honda Jazz car.

The rider was pronounced dead at the scene. No-one else was injured.

The road between Staple Lane and Cotham was closed while officers investigated the circumstances of the incident and the carriageway was cleared. It re-opened at 7.30am today.

If you saw the crash or have information about the events leading up to the incident, please call Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting the incident 771 of May 16.