Family of Biker killed in Basingstoke Say he was the life and soul of any event

Family of motorcyclist killed in Penwood collision release tribute

The family of a motorcyclist killed in a collision in Penwood, near Basingstoke, have released a tribute.
Ashley Herring, 21, of Maynard Close, Thatcham, Berkshire, died when his Yamaha motorcycle was involved in a single vehicle collision in Foxs Lane, at around 7.30pm on Wednesday 24 May.

His family have released the following tribute in his memory:

“Ashley was the life and soul of any event. He always had something funny to say.

“The one to make everyone laugh. He died doing what he loved. Pushing the limits.

“Always in our hearts, never forgotten. Love always Mum, Dad, Gemma and all that loved him. Xxx”

Investigations into the exact circumstances of the collision are continuing today (Friday 26 May), and officers continue to appeal for witnesses.

Sergeant Jon Bates, from the joint Roads Policing Unit, said: “We are still appealing for anyone who may have seen the collision, or saw the motorcycle prior to the incident, to come forward and tell us exactly what happened.”

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44170196055’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.