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Tributes To Ringwood Man Killed In Van Crash
The family of a man from Ringwood, who died in a van crash, have described him as 'fun loving and warm hearted'.
William George Cooper was 30 and from Mockbeggar Lane in Ibsley, Ringwood.
William was in a Ford Transit van which left the carriageway and struck a tree at approximately 4.30am on Sunday (5 October), on a section of road on the A338 between Fordingbridge and Ringwood.
Mr Cooper’s family has asked police to release this statement and photograph on their behalf:
“A fun loving, warm hearted son, brother and uncle will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.”
Anyone who may have any information about this incident is asked to contact Sergeant Adrienne Jerram in the Serious Collision Investigation team at Eastleigh police station on 101. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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