A 46-year-old Ramsgate man died last night after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a car at the junction of Argyll Drive and Ramsgate Road in Broadstairs.
The man – Frank Roger Sharp, of Lyndhurst Road – was pronounced dead at QEQM Hospital, while his pillion passenger, a 34-year-old man, is still in hospital with a broken collarbone and ribs.
The collision, which happened at 7.20pm, was between a red Ford Escort and a yellow Triumph motorbike.
The driver of the Ford was uninjured.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on (01622) 798 537. (ref 05-1283)