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Family pay tribute to 'Jacko'

Jack Rogers

The family of a man who sadly died in a fatal collision on the A146 at Chedgrave have paid tribute to him.

It follows a collision involving at about 7.45am involving a Vauxhall Vectra, turning onto the A146, and a Suzuki GSX-R motorbike, travelling along the A146 towards Lowestoft.

The motorcyclist, Jack Samuel Rogers, aged 25 and known as ‘Jacko’, sadly died at the scene.

His mother said: "My family and I never imagined this day would come.

"As a family we would like to express our thanks for all the support given to us in our time of heartbreak.

"Jack was an amazing soul who we can’t imagine being without. We will celebrate his life forever.”

 

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Motorcyclist sadly dies in A146 collision

6 July 2017

Police are appealing for information following a fatal road traffic collision on the A146 at Chedgrave this morning, Thursday 6 July.

Officers were called shortly after 7.45am to reports a Vauxhall Vectra, turning onto the A146, and a Suzuki GSX-R motorbike, travelling along the A146 towards Lowestoft, were in collision.

The male rider of the motorbike, aged in his 20s, sadly died at the scene.

The female driver of the Vauxhall suffered hip and facial injuries and was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for treatment.              

The road was closed whilst emergency services attended, however it was reopened around 12.30pm.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision, has dash cam footage or anyone who may have seen the driving manner of either vehicle prior to the incident, should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101.