Man dead after motorbike crash

A MAN has died following a motorcycle accident on a property near Urbenville on Sunday.

The 53-year-old from Tugun was riding his bike with four others in the Smiths Plantation, when he was found on the ground at about 1.45pm.

Emergency services responded but could not revive the man.

Initial investigations indicate the rider may have lost control after hitting a rise on the dirt track.

A report will be prepared for the coroner but inquiries are continuing.



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