Biker dead after early morning crash

A 31-year-old motorcyclist was killed after a collision on the Linford Pierson Highway in the early hours of Saturday.

The victim was named locally as Matthew Owens, who worked at Atlantic clothing store in George Town.

Police said there were two cars involved in the collision, at around 1 a.m., as well as the motorbike.

A male driver of one of the cars was arrested on suspicion of driving under the Influence and the matter is being investigated by police.