Stowmarket Crash Victim Named
13 July 2015, 17:17
A 19-year-old man who died in a road traffic collision on the B1115 between Great Finborough and Hitcham has been named as Robert Quinn, from Walton Close, Stowmarket.
Police were called by the ambulance service around 7.45pm on Friday, 10 July, to reports of a collision involving a Suzuki motorcycle and a VW Passat. The motorbike had been travelling southbound while the Passat was being driven north.
Mr Quinn, the motorcyclist, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the car, a woman in her 20s, sustained minor injuries including bruising and grazes.
Any witnesses to the incident or anyone who saw either of the vehicles prior to the crash should call the Serious Collision Investigation Team by dialling Suffolk Police on 101 quoting reference CAD 414 of 10 July.
Mr Quinn's family have released a tribute to him:
"Rob was a kindhearted young man who was loved by everyone who knew him. He was taken from us far too young and under tragic circumstances. He had a very promising future ahead of him and he has made us immensely proud.
"We are very touched by all the messages and flowers everyone has contributed in memory of Rob. He has touched the lives of so many through his selflessness and generosity. He will be greatly missed and never forgotten."