Tributes have been paid to a man who died following a crash on the A590 at Newby Bridge last Friday.

Michael Gilgun, 57, from Chorley, was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary but was later pronounced dead.

Mr Gilgun was known to many as Mick and was husband to Diane and father to Carl and Maria. He was also grandad to Taylor and Dylan.

His family said:

Mick was a gas engineer from leaving school, he took great pride in his work and the company he worked. He was born in Chorley which is where he lived all of his life.

Family of Michael Gilgun