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Family tribute to a 'charming and fun loving boy'

Paul Wood from Duxford Credit: Family photo

The family of a 23 year old who died in a collision on the A505 near Fowlmere say he was a 'charming and fun loving boy'.

Paul Wood from Duxford was involved in a collision at around 7am on Friday 24th May.

He was on a Kawasaki motorbike which collided with a green Land Rover.

The 23-year old died at the scene. A 51-year old man from Romford has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving, failing to stop at the scene of a collision, causing death whilst disqualified and causing death whilst uninsured.

He has been released on bail and an investigation is ongoing.

“As a family we are absolutely devastated beyond words. We’ve lost a loving, caring young man who meant the world to us all. Our lives will never be the same without Paul. He was a charming, fun loving boy who always thought about others. He loved to go on bike rides with his friends and would spend every moment on his bike that he could. His friends are all heartbroken. Paul is loved and missed by so many.”

– Family statement

Police are appealing for anyone with dashcam footage to contact them on 101.