M4 Closed Westbound After Fatal Motorcycle Crash
The M4 motorway is closed westbound just past Mamre Rd after a fatal motorcycle crash.
The motorcyclist was found by an off duty police officer on the motorway at Claremont Meadows, 10km east of Penrith.
Emergency services were called to the scene at 1:20am but the rider died at the scene.
It’s believed that the rider of the motorcycle hit a kangaroo while driving near Penrith and was pushed into the middle guard-railing.
The animal was also left dead after the horror accident with the body being found nearby.
Westbound traffic is currently being diverted onto Mamre Road but drivers are being told to expect delays.
CLAREMONT MEADOWS: M4 is closed westbound just past Mamre Rd due to a fatal motorcycle crash. Westbound traffic's being diverted onto Mamre Rd.— Live Traffic Sydney (@LiveTrafficSyd) April 23, 2018
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