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.

Police at the scene of a collision in Rottingdean

Police at the scene of a collision in Rottingdean

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

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 closed the road after the incident

Police closed the road after the incident