Police name tragic biker

A MOTORCYLIST killed in Essex last week after a collision with a heavy goods vehicle has been named by police.Wayne Carpenter, 40, of Rebow Street, Colchester, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident in Walton Road, Thorpe-le-Soken.

A MOTORCYLIST killed in Essex last week after a collision with a heavy goods vehicle has been named by police.

Wayne Carpenter, 40, of Rebow Street, Colchester, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident in Walton Road, Thorpe-le-Soken.

The crash, which happened at around 12.30pm outside New Hall, involved an orange Kawasaki motorcycle and a grey articulated lorry.

The driver of the lorry, a 59-year-old man from Dovercourt, was uninjured.

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