TRIBUTES have been laid to a motorcyclist after they died in a crash near Ilminster.

Flowers and a photo have been put down at the scene of the accident, on the old A303 passing through Whitelackington.

Emergency services were called to the incident at around 1.45pm on Friday, September 25.

Police officers and members of the South Western Ambulance Service attended the scene.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police revealed that the crash involved the motorcyclist and an agricultural vehicle.

They added: "Police did attend a traffic collision on September 25 at approximately 1.45pm on New Road, Ilminster in which a male motorcyclist sadly died.

"An investigation into the cause of the collision is ongoing."