A MOTORCYCLIST died as a result of a collision with a Ford Transit on Roding Lane South in Ilford. The accident occurred at approximately 9.30am on Friday, 29th September – and the police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.
The dead man has been named as John Waller, 50, of Chadwell Heath. His next of kin have been informed. He appears to have collided with the van after coming off his bike. He survived the initial collision, but died in an East London Hospital on 1st October.
The driver of the van stopped at the scene of the accident. He has been formally interviewed by police and released while the investigation continues.
•Anyone who saw the incident or who has any other information about it is asked to contact the Metropolitan Police Roads and Transport Policing Command on 020-8597 4874. Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers on 0800-555 111, where you can give information anonymously.