A teenage boy who died in a motorbike crash in Epsom has been named by police as 16-year-old Sonny Thomerson, from Tolworth.

At around 10.40pm on October 21, Sonny was traveling on a Yamaha motorcycle along Christchurch Road and police believe he crashed into a lamppost.

Officers investigating the incident would like to hear from anyone who saw the motorcycle travelling prior to the collision, the accident itself or any suspicious driving along Manor Crescent.

The matter has been referred to the Coroner and an inquest is due to open shortly.

The family have asked that their privacy is respected while they come to terms with their loss.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01483 639922 quoting PR/P18253800.

The independent charity Crimestoppers can also be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.