At 7:10pm on Friday, May 10, police were called to a motorcycle collision on the B2116, Wheatsheaf Road, near Henfield.
The rider has been named as Ricky Baker of Blackstone Lane, Blackstone.
The 49-year-old was riding a Suzuki motorbike when it is believed he lost control on a left hand bend on the B2116 Wheatsheaf Road near Henfield. A passing motorist called the emergency service at 7.10pm sometime after the collision happened, however it is believed the motorcycle was the only vehicle involved. Mr Baker was sadly declared dead at the scene.
Any witnesses who saw the collision or the bike on the road earlier that evening is asked to call Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Easdale or email firstname.lastname@example.org