UPDATE: Motorcyclist killed in North Walsham accident is named

Police have named the motorcyclist killed in a road accident at North Walsham last week as 38-year-old Jim Horne, of Edingthorpe.

A bus was in collision with Mr Horne's Kawasaki motorbike on the B1145 North Walsham bypass at its junction with Folgate Road at 5.20pm on August 4.

Mr Horne received serious injuries and was taken to Addenbrookes Hospital after initially being taken by air ambulance to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

PC Richard Peck from the Serious Collision Investigation Team, would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or the manner of driving of either vehicle before the incident. He can be contacted on 0845 456 4567.

A bunch of flowers has been placed near the scene, at the entrance to North Walsham's industrial estate.


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