The family of a cyclist killed in a collision have paid tribute to their beloved brother
The family of a cyclist killed in a collision with a lorry have paid tribute to their beloved brother
Paul Thompson, aged 50, was struck by the vehicle in Culwick Street, Wolverhampton, just before 2.30pm on Monday (26 November).
He suffered serious injuries and was sadly confirmed dead at the scene.
Releasing a photo today, his family said: “We are truly devastated at the unnecessary death of a beloved brother and fantastic uncle to our two boys.”
Detective Sergeant Alan Hands, from the force’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “Our thoughts remain with Paul’s family at this devastating time, and they continue to be supported by one of our specialist officers.”
A 29-year-old lorry driver, who was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving, has been released pending further investigation.
The investigation continues and anyone with information is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit via email at FL_COLLISION_INVEST@west-midlands.pnn.police.uk, call 101 any time or Live Chat via WMP Online between 8am and midnight. Please quote log 1379 of 26/11/18.