Motorcyclist killed in Petworth named

THE motorcyclist killed following a collision on the A285, Petworth, on Saturday (March 10) has been named by police.

Justin Mackey, of Forest Road, Liss, was rising a red Yamaha R1 when he collided with a blue Volvo S60, at the junction of Haslingbourne Lane, at around 4.45pm on Saturday.

Emergency services were unable to save the 41-year-old’s life and he died at the scene.

A 37-year-old man from Bognor Regis, who was driving the Volvo, was taken to St Richard’s Hospital, Chichester, with serious injuries, but was discharged yesterday (Monday, March 12).

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Columbia.