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Family pay tribute to Teignmouth motorcyclist killed in A379 crash

Motorcyclist Nigel Gask, from Teignmouth, died following a collision on the A379. Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police / Google Maps

The family of a Devon motorcyclist killed in a crash on the A379 near Teignmouth have paid tribute to a “loving and caring husband and father”.

Nigel Gask, from Teignmouth, died after a collision involving his black Harley Davidson motorbike on the A379 last month.

The 58-year-old, known for his love of motorbikes and music, suffered fatal injuries following the crash and was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

Nigel's family said he loved motorcycles and music. Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

In an emotional tribute, his family said they couldn't believe their “world” was gone.

Nigel was everything to us, he was a loving and caring Husband and Father. He was always able to make us laugh and make his friends laugh.

He would always help anyone. He loved his motorbikes and music, he loved his life in Teignmouth. Teignmouth made him smile. We can’t believe he has gone, he was our world.

– Nigel’s wife and daughter

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses to the single-vehicle collision, which happened on the A379 - which links Teignmouth and Torquay - on June 26 around 8.50pm.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Devon and Cornwall Police on 101, quoting log 894 of June 26.