Police name man killed in Maltby crash

A MOTORCYCLIST who died in a Maltby crash at the weekend has been named by police.

Monday, 26th March 2012, 2:27 pm

Maltby man Charles Hollis, 53 suffered multiple injuries and died following the crash around 5.15pm on Saturday 24th March.

A family spokesman said: “Charles will be greatly missed by family and friends.”

Mr Hollis was riding a red Aprilia motorbike which was travelling on the A631 from Tickhill towards Maltby when the crash happened.

The bike is understood to have overtaken a blue Peugeot 206 before colliding with the front near side of a blue Citreon Xsara travelling in the opposite direction towards Tickhill.

No-one else was injured in the collision.

Officers want to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or the manner of driving of any of the vehicles involved.

Anyone with information is urged to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 915 of Saturday 24th March.