Motorcyclist killed after colliding with truck

UPDATE: A motorcyclist has died after colliding with a truck in Sydney’s southwest.

About 1.30pm (Friday 31 July 2015), emergency services were called to Cowpasture Road, near the intersection of The Horsely Drive following reports of a crash.

Initial investigations suggest a cement truck and a motorcycle crashed on Cowpasture Road.


The rider of the bike died at the scene. He is yet to be formally identified.

The driver of the cement truck will be taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

A crime scene has been established and investigations into the incident are continuing. A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.


EARLIER: A SERIOUS accident involving a truck and motorcycle has occurred in Abbotsbury.

Emergency services rushed to the scene just after 1.30pm following reports of a serious crash.

The motorcyclist involved in the collision has reportedly died.

All southbound lanes of The Horsley Drive are closed near Cowpasture Rd with motorists urged to seek alternative routes.

There are no further details available at this time.