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Appeal after motorcyclist dies in Rottingdean

News   •   Dec 06, 2018 14:23 GMT

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision in Rottingdean.

Police were called about 7am on Thursday (December 6) to a collision involving a car and motorbike.

Emergency services were called to Falmer Road in Rottingdean where the two vehicles had collided near to the junction with Court Farm Road.

The motorcyclist, a 29-year-old man from Brighton, was taken to Royal Sussex County Hospital where he sadly died from his injuries.

The driver of the Nissan Juke, a 35-year-old man from Peacehaven, has been arrested on suspicion of death by dangerous driving. He remains in custody.

Sergeant Vicki Rees said: "We are appealing to anyone who was driving through Rottingdean on Thursday morning and saw what happened or captured anything which might help on their dash-cam. Please get in touch on email quoting Operation Helena."