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received some info yesterday to say that Chris (known as EFFZEDARR
on here and bigJap4 on EXUP1000) lost his life on Wednesday in a bike accident involving 3 scooter riders

http://www.whitbygazette.co.uk/news/Mot ... 5775533.jp

Its a sad loss and I know he'll leave a huge hole in the biking community in general

He was a top bloke who gladly gave up his time to assist others

RIP mate
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Sad to hear that, May he rest in peace.

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Christ. What a year. My condolences to his family and friends. I'm sure he will be missed. Silver too. Arse.
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Sorry to read this. Praying for his family. Please keep us informed as to what happen. Wondering what the other riders were doing when this happen. Never really hear about motorcycles having accidents with each other when just riding, usually it's cars being involved with motorcylces I read about . Again It's very sad to read about it.
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What the HELL is going on,

My condolences out to EffZedAr's Familia and friends.
Terribly sorry for your loss.
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Another brother rides on to the other side :sad

Condolences to his family and those who knew him.
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Bugger. He was a good guy. The incident as reported seems to be suspect. Hope the authorities get to the bottom of it.

My condolences to his family and buddies. f*ck.

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kiwi60 wrote:Another brother rides on to the other side :sad

Condolences to his family and those who knew him.
Well said. Goes for me as well.
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This sucks. :cry:
We have lost another super chap to this cruel world.
I think my last post to him was asking him to include some pics of his bike so that I could look out for him (being just down the road from him),
guess that won't happen now.
My deepest Condolences to his family and friends.
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So sorry to hear about this ... hope the law can sort it out. My prayers and condolences for the family

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:sad RIP fellow rider. My condolences to his family and friends.

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Any of the UK blokes have any more info on this accident?
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FZRDude wrote:Any of the UK blokes have any more info on this accident?
http://fzr1000.co.uk/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=10005
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FZRDude wrote:Any of the UK blokes have any more info on this accident?
Still no exact deatils as to what happened - this seems to be the latest news.

http://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/4 ... ent_named/
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straygator wrote:So sorry to hear about this ... hope the law can sort it out. My prayers and condolences for the family

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has anyone heard what really happen? just curious what the police found out about the other riders that were involved in this.
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not heard anything. I mailed a friend of chris' yesterday and am awaiting a reply. I'll keep you posted IF I can find out anything
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