Dorset Police received a report at 9.38pm on Wednesday 16 October 2019 of a collision involving a grey Triumph motorcycle and a pedestrian on Ringwood Road, outside of the Turbary Retail Park.

Emergency services attended and very sadly the pedestrian – a Bournemouth woman aged in her 60s – was pronounced dead at the scene.

The motorcyclist – a Poole man aged in his 50s – was taken by air ambulance to Southampton General Hospital with life-threatening injuries. He sadly died in hospital on the night of Tuesday 22 October 2019. His family has been informed and is being supported by specially-trained officers.

Inspector Joe Pardey, of the traffic unit, said: “Our thoughts remain with the families of both of those who have sadly died as a result of this collision.

“We are continuing to investigate the collision and I would like to reiterate our appeal for any witnesses who have not already spoken to police, or anyone with dashcam footage of the incident to please contact us.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email at [email protected] or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190163777. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via

To report this post you need to login first.
Previous articleThe look on Mr Rees Mogg’s face is priceless
Next articleThe ‘non Tories’ who helped accelerate the privatisation of the NHS
Dorset Eye
Dorset Eye is an independent not for profit news website built to empower all people to have a voice. To be sustainable Dorset Eye needs your support. Please help us to deliver independent citizen news... by clicking the link below and contributing. Your support means everything for the future of Dorset Eye. Thank you.