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Motorcyclist killed in accident on A12 in east London

A motorcyclist was killed in an accident involving a car and another bike in east London.

The driver of the car, thought to be a light-coloured Renault Clio, failed to stop after the crash on the A12 near Gallows Corner in Havering on Friday.

A man aged in his 40s died at the scene and the second motorcyclist was treated for minor injuries.

Appealing for help to trace the driver, police said the car's rear windscreen was shattered in the collisions.

Officers said the vehicle was driven off towards Essex after the accident just before 17:00 GMT.

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