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'Hit and run' suspect quizzed

Officers have been granted more time to question a 38-year-old man on suspicion of killing a married couple in an alleged hit-and-run in Bristol. The couple, who were on a tandem bike, have been named as Ross Simons, 34, and his wife Clare, 30.

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Tributes left to 'fantastic' couple killed in hit and run

Friends and locals have left flowers and pictures of a couple killed in a hit and run in Bristol.

Ross and Clare Simons, who had been married for around 18-months had just been given the go-ahead to start IVF treatment, they were killed after their tandem bicycle was struck by a car yesterday.

Flowers left at the scene in Hanham, near Bristol, in tribute to Ross and Clare Simons, who were killed yesterday Credit: Rod Minchin/PA Wire

Among the tributes was one card, which read: "Ross and Claire you were an amazing couple and fantastic people.

"You will be missed so so much by all.

"RIP gone but never forgotten. In our hearts forever.

"All our love Darren, Shelley and Joshua xxx."

Pictures left at the scene in Hanham, near Bristol, in tribute to Ross and Clare Simons, who were killed yesterday Credit: Rod Minchin/PA Wire

Another tribute read: "Ross and Claire.

"You will always be in our hearts. You will truly be missed and never forgotten.

"All our love, Paul and Sharon xxx."

One of the pictures left at the scene in Hanham, near Bristol, in tribute to Ross and Clare Simons, who were killed yesterday Credit: Rod Minchin/PA Wire

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