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BREAKING: Police confirm moped driver died after Burton road crash

By Burton Mail  |  Posted: May 19, 2014

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Grafton Road crashPOLICE have confirmed that a moped driver died in a crash in Burton last night.

Staffordshire Police are appealing for witnesses after the incident in Grafton Road, Stapenhill.

Police and paramedics were called to the residential street at around 9.20 pm on Sunday after it was reported a teenage male riding a moped had been seriously injured.

A spokesman for the force said: "Sadly we can now confirm that the rider of the moped has died despite the efforts of emergency crews.

"Police are aware that there will be a significant number of witnesses who officers are keen to speak to about the incident, as reports indicate a number of local residents where in the streets at the time of the incident due to the fine weather.

"Police are urging people with information to call 101 quoting incident 694 of 18th May."

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