Family pay tribute to son following fatal collision in Oakmere Date published: 28th June 2019 4.11pm

The family of a 25-year-old man who died following a collision on the A556 in Oakmere have issued a short tribute.

Jason Hayes, from Northwich, had been out riding his Suzuki motorbike with friends on Thursday 27 June when he came off his bike near to Stoneyford Lane at around 9.45pm. Sadly he sustained serious injuries and passed away at the scene.

His family said: “Jason was a loving son and great friend. He touched the hearts and enriched the lives of everyone that knew him”.

Following the incident Cheshire Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.

Police Constable Tony Hayhurst said: “Jason is tragically the 24th person to die on the roads of Cheshire this year.

“He was clearly a very much loved young man whose life has prematurely ended in the most upsetting of circumstances while enjoying an evening ride out on his motorbike with friends.

“I have met with his family, friends and work colleagues, all of whom are devastated by his death, and are being supported by police family liaison officers.

“The cause of the collision is being investigated in order to answer the questions of ‘how’ and ‘why’ this collision occurred.

“As part of the investigation I am keen to hear from anybody who witnessed the collision or who may have dash-cam footage of the collision.”

Anyone with any information which may assist the investigation is asked to contact PC Hayhurst on 01606 364206 and quote IML 440138.

Dashcam footage can also be submitted online, at www.cheshire.police.uk/advice-and-support/roads-and-vehicle-safety/submit-dashcam-footage .