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Bike rider killed in Whatlington road crash

A 49-year-old motorcyclist was killed when his bike collided with a van in East Sussex.

The rider, who was from Dartford in Kent, suffered fatal injuries in the crash, which involved a Ford Fusion van on the A21 at Whatlington on Wednesday.

Sussex Police said he was treated by paramedics but died at the scene.

The road was closed for several hours while the emergency services dealt with the incident. Police have appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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