Police appeal after Shoreham teenager dies

AN APPEAL has gone out for information following the death of a teenager.

Police investigating a collision on the A259 at Lancing in which an 18-year-old man died are appealing for help from the public.

Gary Attwater from Gosport Court, Harbour Way, Shoreham, died after he came off his motorcycle on Friday 8 June at around 4.25am.

Following an initial investigation police are seeking another motorcyclist who may have stopped to assist Mr Attwater.

PC Doug Park from Sussex Police’s Road Policing Unit said: “It is believed that after Mr Attwater came off his bike another motorcyclist stopped and helped him.

“The motorcyclist left the scene without leaving his details. We are really keen to trace him to help us with our investigation.”

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Cypress.