A 43-year-old motorcyclist this morning died in an accident along the Number 19 Public Road, Corentyne, Berbice.

He has been identified as Ajay Ramchand of Nigg, Corentyne, Berbice.

Unconfirmed reports suggest that the motorcyclist was struck down from behind by a truck, which was in the process of overtaking a vehicle.

Following the collision, the motorcycle went up in flames. The motorcyclist reportedly died at the scene.

Meanwhile, the truck also crashed into a bobcat which was traversing the roadway at the time.

INews will provide more details as it becomes available.