Officers investigating a collision in which an elderly pedestrian died are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

The collision happened shortly before 1.30pm yesterday, Sunday 26 June, on Pershore Road, Evesham.

An 82-year-old man was walking along the road when he was struck from behind by a green Kawasaki motorbike.

He was treated by medical crews but died at the scene.

The rider of the motorbike, a 48-year-old man, suffered facial injuries and was also treated at the scene before being taken to Worcestershire Royal Hospital as a precaution.

The roads were closed for several hours but re-opened at about 7pm.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage of it or the pedestrian and motorcycle before it happened, is asked to report online quoting incident 337 of 26 June.