Bilston crash: Man charged after death of motorbike passenger

By Dayna Farrington | Bilston | Crime | Published:

A man has been charged with causing the death of a motorbike pillion passenger after a crash in Bilston.

The scene of the crash in Bradley Lane, Bilston

Officers were called Bradley Lane just after 9pm on Wednesday after a crash involving a car and motorbike.

A 20-year-old man was found with serious injuries and died at the scene. It is believed he was a passenger on the motorbike which collided with the car.

The man's family are being supported by specialist officers. He has been named as Joshua in tributes left at the scene by family members.

Today investigating officers have charged Nash Dupree Moseley, of Slim Avenue, Wolverhampton, with causing death by dangerous driving.

The unemployed 22-year-old has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Walsall Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Police have not confirmed whether they suspect Moseley of driving the motorbike or the car.

Bradley Lane was shut into the early hours of Thursday, with a damaged motorbike and people carrier cordoned off.

Tributes left at the scene said said: "To our bro Joshua, gone so soon, you’ll never be forgotten. Hope you find Nan and Uncle Mitch. RIP. Love from Stephen, Kieran, Jamie, DJ and Jade.

Another said: “To my son Joshua, rest in peace, you’ll be sadly missed. Can’t believe you’re gone angel, until we meet again. Love from mum and dad.”

Dayna Farrington

By Dayna Farrington
Senior reporter based at Wolverhampton

Reporter for the Express & Star based at Wolverhampton.

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