The identity of the Andover soldier who died in a motorbike crash on Romsey Road near Cottonworth on the 30th July has been confirmed by police as Imayavaramban Rajendran, a time serving army officer based in Andover.

Mr Rajendran, 31, was riding a Yamaha R6 motorbike on the Romsey Road when he was involved in a collision with a Citroen Berlingo travelling southbound towards Romsey. The 42 year old male driver of the Berlingo from North Baddesley, was uninjured but very shocked.

Mr Rajendran’s family have been notified. A file is being prepared for the coroner.

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