Family pay tribute to walker trampled to death by cows

Mike Porter Credit: Family Handout

The family of a walker who died after being trampled by a herd of cows say they are devastated by his death.

Mike Porter and his brother where attacked by the animals as they walked through a field near Turleigh in Wiltshire on Monday. His brother is in a serious condition in hospital.

In a statement the family said "We are in shock and devastated by the loss of our lovely Mike. He leaves Adrienne and their two sons and a very large group of friends who are devastated by the loss of such a lovely and caring person".