Motorcyclist killled in Nelson crash

A 22-year-old man has died after crashing his motorcycle into a parked car in Nelson.

The crash happened on Wakefield Quay about 11pm yesterday. The man died at the scene.

Police spokeswoman Barbara Dunn said initial indications suggested the man was driving east on Wakefield Quay when he struck a parked car.

Police were still investigating the crash, including whether speed or alcohol were involved.

The man's name would be released after his family had been advised, Dunn said.

The Press