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Fatal collision - Helston

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Family pays tribute to 54-year-old Jay Phillips

Tributes have been paid to a 54-year-old motorcycle rider who died in a collision with a car on the A3083 at Helston on Sunday 1 August.

Family of Jay Phillips, pictured, from St Stephen, have remembered him as ‘selfless, happy, positive and entertaining’. 

Emergency services were called at around 2.40pm on 1 August. Mr Phillips was pronounced deceased at the scene.

His family has paid the following tribute: “We are devastated to say that we have lost our beloved Jay in a tragic motorcycle accident on Sunday 1 August.

“Jay was the most selfless man who adored his wife, step-sons and grandchildren.

“We will forever mourn our loss and remember Jay for what he was; a happy, positive and entertaining man.”

Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen the collision, or anyone with dashcam footage from the area at the time, to come forward. 

Call 101, or email, quoting log number 615 of 01/08/21.

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