The victim of a fatal accident in Hillingdon has been named. Chris Bayliss, 33, died when his motorcycle was hit by another vehicle on Saturday, May 7, at around 10.21am. The driver of the vehicle did not stop and police are still trying to track them down.
Chris’s family have set up a Go Fund Me to raise money to give him a good send off. His sister wrote: “On Saturday May 7 my brother Chris Bayliss was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident which was a hit and run. I would like to try and raise as much money as possible to help myself and my family pay for a funeral he deserves.
“This was a very unexpected loss who was only 33 years old . If anyone would like to donate we would really appreciate it even the smallest amount adds up . Me and my family would appreciate this so much. Thank you x”.
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Today friends and family had started to leave flowers at the scene at Holloway Lane, West Drayton.
A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police told MyLondon: “Police were called at 10.21am on Saturday, May 7 to reports of a collision involving a car and a motorcyclist in Holloway Lane, West Drayton. Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance.
“The motorcyclist – a man aged in his 30s – was pronounced dead at the scene. The car failed to stop at the scene and enquiries are ongoing to locate the driver.”
A spokesperson for London Ambulance Service told MyLondon: “We were called at 10.22am to reports of a road traffic accident in Holloway Lane, Harmondsworth. We sent numerous resources including an ambulance, two response cars and an incident response officer.
“We also dispatched London’s air ambulance. We treated a man at the scene but sadly, despite our efforts, he died.”
The Metropolitan Police are appealing for any witnesses of the crash in Hillingdon. A spokesperson for the force confirmed that “the car failed to stop at the scene and enquiries are ongoing to locate the driver”.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 2695 of May 7. You can donate to Chris’s Go Fund Me page here
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