Topsham Road in Exeter has re-opened following a collision that left one person dead yesterday afternoon.
Emergency services were called to the crash, involving a Suzuki motorcycle and a Jeep, at 3.40pm on Topsham Road close to Retreat Drive.
A pillion passenger on the motorcycle has been pronounced dead. The driver of the motorcycle was taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital after suffering "serious" injuries.
A spokesman for Devon and Cornwall Police said they were not releasing any further details on the casualty at this stage as they were still tracing family members.
They said: "We can confirm that one person on the motorcyle has died the other has been taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital with serious injuries.
"No further details are being released at this time as all family members have not yet been informed."
The road re-opened at 11:15pm.