Case Study

Man charged over death of motorcyclist

Incident date: 
Sun, 28 Oct 2012

The collision, which occurred on Arterial Road, Purfleet, on the afternoon of Sunday October 28, involved a white motorcycle, a silver Transit van and a green HGV parked in a lay-by.

A man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following the fatal road crash in Essex last year.

The rider of the motorcycle, 40-year-old David Dawe from Fyfield Road, Rainham, east London, died at the scene.

The Transit driver, a 54-year-old man from Purfleet has now been charged and bailed to appear at Basildon Magistrates’ Court on May 7.

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