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Motorcyclist involved in Chichester collision has died

News   •   May 11, 2019 16:20 BST

A motorcyclist who was airlifted to hospital following a collision in Chichester on Friday afternoon (May 10) has sadly died from his injuries.

Emergency services were called to the A286 Lavant Road, at the junction with Plainwood Close, at 3.34pm. A red Honda CBR125 motorcycle, travelling north, had been in collision with a southbound Volkswagen T-Roc. A 23-year-old man from Chichester who was riding the motorbike suffered critical injuries and was airlifted to Southampton General Hospital where he died on Saturday morning, His next-of-kin are aware.

A 66-year-old woman from Bognor Regis, who was driving the blue VW T-Roc was uninjured.

Police would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have dashcam footage. Please email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101 quoting Operation Manage.

Author: Andy Freeman
Ref: SXP54652/2019