Wisbech motorcyclist killed in crash involving ‘drug driver’ is named
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A Wisbech motorcyclist killed in a crash involving another driver who was suspected to be under the influence of drugs has been named.
Michael Alan Howard, 42, from Burrett Road, Walsoken, Wisbech was riding a grey Suzuki GSXR 750 K4 when it was involved in a collision with two cars.
Two men and a teenage girl remain in custody after being arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
Mr Howard, 42, died at the scene of the collision between two cars and a motorbike in Peterborough yesterday (Wednesday August 22) evening.
A 22-year-old man, of no fixed address, a 20-year-old man from Peterborough and a 16-year-old girl from Peterborough were all arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
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The 22-year-old was also arrested on suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking and drug driving and the girl aggravated vehicle taking.
The 20-year-old was also arrested for theft of a motor vehicle and drug driving.
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They were taken to Thorpe Wood Police Station where they remain.
A police spokesman said: “Emergency services were called at 5.25pm on August 22 to reports of a collision in Bretton Way involving two cars and a motorcycle.”
The road was closed for seven hours.
Anyone who witnessed the collision should contact the Road Policing Unit on 101 quoting CC-22082018-0370.