Police were called to the scene of a road traffic collision in Whitchurch this morning.
The collision involving a white Mercedes van and a blue motorcycle happened at 7.23am at the junction of Harroway and Bloswood Lane.
The motorcycle rider, a 16-year-old boy from the Whitchurch area, was taken to North Hampshire Hospital but died a short time later.
His next of kin have been informed and are being supported by officers.
The van driver and his passenger, both 31-year-old men from Reading, were uninjured.
Officers are currently at the scene as investigations continue into the exact circumstances of the collision.
As a result, a number of road closures are in place:
Harroway / B3048 junction
Harroway / Newbury Road junction
Bloswood Lane / Caesar’s Way junction
Please find alternative routes and avoid the area whilst the police deal with this incident.
Anyone with information about the collision should call us on 101 quoting 44160388093.