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Driver arrested after Billingshurst biker killed

Fatal crash on A29 Image copyright Eddie Mitchell
Image caption The crash happened on the A29 at Bury, outside the Squire and Horse public house

A 69-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a motorcyclist was killed in a crash with his car.

The biker, a 20-year-old man from Billingshurst, West Sussex suffered fatal injuries in the crash on the A29 at Bury at 16:30 BST on Sunday.

He was travelling south with another motorcyclist, also 20, from Haslemere, Surrey, who was unhurt.

The car driver and a passenger were taken to hospital in Chichester.

The driver was suffering from shock and his passenger, a 64-year-old woman, sustained a broken collar bone, whiplash and shock.

Sussex Police said both people in the Volvo hatchback were on holiday in the UK from Bermuda.

The driver has been bailed until 1 September.

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