Police identify 24-year-old killed in A26 crash

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A26 crash SUS-150112-235350008

A 24-year-old man who died following a collision on the A26 at Beddingham on November 25 has been named.

Oberon Harwood-King of Barcombe Mills Road, Barcombe was driving a silver Mazda 2 south when it was in collision with a white Audi A4.

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A26 crash SUS-150112-235420008

He was flown by air ambulance to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton where he died on Friday (November 27).

Mr Harwood-King was a talented musician, specialising in jazz and fusion but also performing Bulkan, folk, gypsy, pop, rock, funk and Cuban/Latin American.

He was often a part of diverse and vibrant projects, many of which performed at festivals including Latitude and Love Supreme. He also gave private drum tuition throughout the Lewes District and London area.

Any witness to the collision is asked to contact Sussex Police at collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101, quoting Operation Kaelon.

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