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Motorcyclist fatally injured in Southwark Street collision

London SE1 website team

Police are appealing for witnesses to fatal collision between a car and a motorbike in Southwark Street last Wednesday.

A motorcyclist travelling west along Southwark Street collided with a Volkswagen Polo turning right into Redcross Way at about 2.55pm on Wednesday 27 February.

The motorcyclist, a 38 year old man, was taken to the Royal London Hospital suffering serious head and abdominal injuries. He died on Sunday 2 March.

A post mortem will take place on Wednesday 5 March at Greenwich Mortuary. An inquest will open and adjourn in due course.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Collision Investigation Unit at Catford on 020 8285 1574; if you wish to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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