Sussex

Motorcyclist dies in Brighton road crash

A motorcyclist has died at the scene of a crash involving his bike and a car in Brighton.

Emergency teams were called to the crash scene in Ditchling Road on Wednesday evening.

The biker, who has not yet been named, was a 39-year-old man from Burgess Hill, West Sussex, police said.

The driver of the Volkswagen Golf involved in the crash with the Suzuki GSF 1200 motorbike, at about 2015 BST, was uninjured.

The road was closed until about 2340 BST while police investigated.

Officers have appealed for any witnesses to contact the force.

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