Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A386 near Monkleigh, Bideford, this morning [Wednesday 7 June].
Emergency services were called just after 2am to reports of a collision between a motorbike and a cow.
The motorcyclist sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Formal identification is yet to be carried out but next of kin has been informed.
No other vehicles are thought to have been involved.
The A386 was closed both ways and diversions were in place via A388 and Loxdown Road.
Officers from the Serious Collisions Investigation Unit are investigating the collision and are appealing for witnesses to contact them.
Please email [email protected] or call 101, quoting incident number 0058 of 07/06/17.
Source:: Devon and Cornwall Police News