41-year-old motorcyclist in fatal collision
Police are appealing for information after a motorcyclist was
killed in a road crash in Chafford Hundred.
The collision happened when the rider of a black Suzuki GSF
appeared to lose control while riding along Devonshire Road and
struck a road sign just before 7am on Wednesday, July 11, 2012.
The rider, 41-year-old John Eggleton of Hawkins Drive in
Chafford Hundred, was taken to Basildon University Hospital
where he sadly died a short time later.
A section of the road was closed for around six hours while
forensic collision investigators carried out their enquiries.
John's family has paid tribute to him, describing him as 'a dearly
loved husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend to everyone
that knew him'.
John was a welder whose life revolved around his family and his
Anyone with information in connection with this crash is urged
to contact Essex Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit on
101 or firstname.lastname@example.org