Teenager dies after bike crashes near Ifield

A 19-year-old motorcylist has died in hospital after his bike left the road and hit a tree in West Sussex.

Police said the man from Crawley was found in Charlwood Road, near Ifield, at 0122 BST on Saturday and taken to the East Surrey Hospital at Redhill.

A spokesman said it was not clear what time the crash happened and appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Police want to hear from anyone who may have seen the blue Gilera 125cc off-road bike in the area.

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