The motorcyclist died in a traffic accident on Soukantie in Espoo on Friday afternoon, says Länsi-Uusimaa police.

Police reported the accident on Twitter shortly after three o'clock on Friday afternoon. The authority clarified information about the accident in the evening.

The accident involved a motorcycle and a car.

Police are investigating the cause of the accident.

The West Uusimaa police did not comment further on the details of the accident on Friday night. Police said they would provide more information about the accident no earlier than Monday.