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Fresh appeal for witnesses to fatal collision

News   •   Jan 31, 2017 10:55 GMT

Police continue to appeal for witnesses following a fatal collision in Havering.

On Friday, 28 October, police were called shortly before 22:50hrs to a report of a collision between a motorcycle and a Range Rover on Main Road, at the junction with Heath Drive, in Gidea Park.

Officers, the London Ambulance Service (LAS) and London Fire Brigade attended.

The motorcyclist, Craig Voyce, 23, from Dagenham was found seriously injured at the location. Officers commenced CPR before he was taken by LAS to an east London hospital where he was pronounced dead at 02:49hrs.

Next of kin have been informed.

A post-mortem examination at Walthamstow mortuary gave the cause of death as multiple injuries.

The car failed to stop at the scene and was later found by officers abandoned in a car park on Main Road.

A 43-year-old man [B] was arrested on Sunday, 30 October on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop. He has been released on bail until a date in late March

A 51-year-old man [A] arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by careless driving has been released with no further action.

Officers from the Met's Roads and Transport Policing Command are investigating.

The collision occurred outside The Ship public house and is likely to have been witnessed by a number of people.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 020 8597 4874 or via 101.