Westbourne motorcyclist dies in accident


A YOUNG motorcyclist has died on a rural road.

Joseph Butland, of Edgell Road, Westbourne, died at the scene of the accident at Rowlands Castle.

Police are now appealing for witnesses to the incident, which happened at 4.10pm at Comley Hill, Horndean Road, Rowlands Castle, yesterday (September 28).

They would like to hear from anyone who saw what happened, or who saw either the motorcycle or a dark coloured 4x4 prior to the incident.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Sergeant Darren Ord quoting Operation Perim by calling 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, where information can be left anonymously.