TRAGEDY: Kane Harding as he appeared on his Facebook site.Police are calling for witnesses of a fatal crash that claimed the life of a young man near Cessnock on Tuesday.
A KTM 450cc and Toyota Rav4 collided on Congewai Street, Aberdare, east of Kearsley Street, about 5.35pm.
Facebook was flooded with tributes yesterday, naming the crash victim as 18-year-old Kane Harding.
The rider and his pillion passenger were flung from the bike.
The rider suffered serious injuries and was treated at the scene by paramedics. He was airlifted to John Hunter Hospital in a critical condition where he later died.
His male passenger, 17, was also taken to the John Hunter Hospital with minor abrasions, while the 58-year-old female driver of the Rav4 was taken to Maitland Hospital for shock.
Police are preparing a report for the coroner. Anyone who witnessed the crash or can help with any information, is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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