Appeal following fatal collision in High Ongar

Police are appealing for any dashcam footage or information following a fatal collision near High Ongar yesterday.

Officers were called to reports of a collision involving a car and a motorcycle in Chelmsford Road, close to the junction with The Street, at about 5.35pm on Saturday April 13.

The rider of the motorcycle, a man in his 40s, died at the scene.

The road remained closed in both directions for the evening.

The driver of the car, a 58-year-old man, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving and driving while unfit.

If you have dashcam footage form the area at the time of the collision or any information, you can let police know by submitting a report on the website www.essex.police.uk/digital101 or by using the online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.

Quote incident number 1030 of Saturday April 13.

Alternatively you can call 101.

If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.

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