AN INQUEST has opened after an Andover motorcyclist died.

Christopher Brown, of Barton Close, Charlton, died on Thursday, August 10.

The inquest heard that Mr Brown, 51, was involved in a collision with a HGV in Thruxton Down Road. He died at the scene.

His cause of death was given as multiple injuries. 

Senior coroner Christopher Wilkinson adjourned the case for a full inquest to be heard at Winchester Coroners' Court on Tuesday, August 13 next year.