A MOTORCYCLIST who was killed in a crash has been named by police as Timothy James Carrier.

The 50-year-old, from Worcester, died following the crash on the B4208 Gloucester Road at Castlemorton, near Malvern, at around 12.40pm on Saturday.

The road was shut for a period, causing heavy traffic in the area, but was later reopened.

Police are asking for any witnesses to call 101, quoting 300S. 

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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THERE is heavy traffic after a two vehicle crash near Castlemorton, Malvern. 

The crash, which happened in the last hour, has caused delays for motorists using the B4208. 

Reader Stef Walters said: "Bad crash Castlemorton, road closed both ways and lanes a nightmare."