22nd Feb, 2020

Family pay tribute to 'kind and caring' cyclist killed in Coventry collision

John Carlon 23rd Jan, 2020

THE FAMILY of a cyclist killed in a traffic collision in Coventry (January 20) have paid tribute to a ‘much-loved husband and father’.

Chris Carey was struck by a silver coloured Hyundai i10 shortly before 6.30am on Tamworth Road in Keresley.

The 38-year-old died at University Hospital, Walgrave, Coventry, later that morning.

Police say the driver stopped at the scene and is assisting with enquiries.

The family of Mr Carey said: “Chris was a much-loved husband, father, son, brother and friend.

“He was kind, caring, funny and loving. He lit up the lives of everyone who knew him and will be desperately missed.”

Officers investigating the collision continue to appeal for any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to contact them.

Information can be given by contacting collision investigators on FL_ COLLISION _INVEST@west-midlands.pnn.police.uk, via Live Chat on our website at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am and midnight, call 101 anytime or ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting log 283 of 20/01.

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