Motorcyclist dies two weeks after crash on M23 near Pease Pottage

A MOTORCYCLIST has died more than two weeks after a crash on the M23.

Police have issued a further appeal for witnesses to the fatal crash, after which a man was arrested for drug-driving.

Chi Hung Wong sustained serious injuries during the collision with a Citroen C4 on the M23 southbound carriageway near Pease Pottage.

The 31-year-old, from Brighton, was taken to hospital at 9.10pm on Wednesday, October 20, but has since died.

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His next of kin have been informed and the cause of the collision remains under investigation.

The driver of the Citroen C4 was arrested on suspicion of drug-driving.

The 55-year-old, from Worthing, has been released under investigation, pending further enquiries.

Officers are urging anyone who saw what happened or captured any relevant footage on dash cam – in particular any lorry drivers – to email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting Op Maywood.

A section of the road was closed in both directions due to the adverse weather conditions at the time of the incident.

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