Motorcyclist dead and pillion passenger seriously injured in collision at Chattenden, Kent this morning

Contributed by editor on May 14, 2017 - 06:55 PM


A motorcyclist has died and his pillion passenger seriously injured in a collision on the A228 in Medway this morning.



At 12.22am on Sunday 14 May 2017, police were called to a report of a single vehicle collision on the A228 Peninsula Way, Chattenden, at the roundabout with Main Road, Hoo.

The vehicle involved was a green Suzuki motorcycle which had a rider and pillion passenger.

It was reported that the motorcycle was travelling from the direction of High Halstow towards Medway when it collided with roadside furniture.

The rider, a man in his 20s, passed away at the scene.

A woman who was the passenger, suffered serious injuries and was taken to a London hospital where her condition is reported to be stable.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are appealing for witnesses who may have witnessed the collision or seen the motorcycle travelling along the Peninsula Way prior to the incident, and ask that they call the witness appeal line on 01622 798538 quoting DS/DM/097/17.

Alternatively, people can email the unit on

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