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Latchingdon: Man, 18, arrested in connection with fatal crash
A man has been arrested after a motorcyclist died in a road crash in Latchingdon.
A blue Honda CBR and a blue Vauxhall Corsa were in collision on Burnham Road shortly after midday today.
The rider, a man in his 60s and from the Maldon area, was certified dead at the scene.
An 18-year-old man from the Maldon area was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by careless driving.
He is currently being questioned by road policing officers at a police station in mid-Essex.
A section of the road was closed for about four hours while forensic collision investigators carried out their enquiries at the scene.
Anyone with information in connection with this road crash is urged to investigating officers at Essex Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101.
The identity of the rider is likely to be released by police tomorrow.