Ilkeston motorcyclist dies after Leicestershire crash

Police have named a motorcyclist who died following a collision in Leicestershire last week as Ian Ball, 59, of Ilkeston.

Mr Ball was riding his yellow Honda Fireblade motorcycle in Greetham when the collision happened at just after 9am on Sunday July 29.

The incident also involved a red Volvo S60.

Mr Ball received serious injuries and was taken to the University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire where he died on Wednesday August 1.

The driver of the Volvo received minor injuries.

Leicestershire Police are investigating.