A MOTORCYCLIST who died in a crash near Marlborough last week has been formally identified.

David Vaughan, aged 64, from Salisbury died in the crash at about 11am on the A346 near Ogbourne St George last Monday.

He was heading south on his Triumph motorbike when it is believed the fell into the path of a Hyundai I10, which was travelling north.

Mr Vaughan died at the scene.

A spokesman for Wiltshire Police said: "Our thoughts are with Mr Vaughan's family, who have asked for privacy at this difficult time."