Newhaven man charged after fatal collision in Rottingdean to appear in court

A Newhaven man charged with causing death by dangerous driving is due to appear in court this month.

Joseph Onoyeyasorho, 36, a garage worker, of Anderson Close, Newhaven, has been bailed by Brighton magistrates’ to appear at Lewes Crown Court for a pre-trial preparatory hearing on Thursday, October 24, police said.

No plea has yet been taken, a Sussex Police spokesman confirmed.

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Ross Kirk, 29, of Tower Road, Lancing, died after his motorbike collided with a Nissan Juke in Falmer Road near to the junction with Court Farm Road at about 7am on December 6, 2018.

Police at the scene of a collision in Rottingdean
Police closed the road after the incident