Potters Bar biker killed in crash

A MOTORCYCLIST has died after he collided with a car and then a tree. Philip Ochiltree, of Potters Bar, was killed instantly at the scene of the smash in Hadley Road, Enfield, last Tuesday. The 58-year-old had been in collision with

A MOTORCYCLIST has died after he collided with a car and then a tree.

Philip Ochiltree, of Potters Bar, was killed instantly at the scene of the smash in Hadley Road, Enfield, last Tuesday.

The 58-year-old had been in collision with a Ford Fiesta before hitting the tree at 4pm.

The driver of the car fled the scene.


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Officers from the Metropolitan police's collision investigation unit are investigating the crash.

Anyone with information can call the witness appeal line on 0208 597 4874.

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* A police spokesman said a 17-year-old boy was later arrested on suspicion of failing to stop and causing death by dangerous driving.

He was taken to a north London police station and bailed to return in July pending further inquiries.

* Did you know Mr Ochiltree? Call us on 01707 384184 or email naiomi.madden@whtimes.co.uk

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