THE man who died in a motorbike collision near Dunley has been named as 23-year-old Thomas Edwards of Stourport.

The biker of Lorne Street was killed when his black Yamaha collided with a grey Land Rover Discovery.

Tragedy struck on Friday at about 5.20pm on the A451 between Dunley and Great Witley.

An inquest into his death was opened today and adjourned awaiting reports.

Anyone with information about this incident can call PC Gimbert on 0300 333 3000, quoting 491S 110512.

Leave your tributes to Thomas below or call reporter Jennifer Meierhans on 01562 633346.