Tribute paid to man killed in road crash

THE family of a man killed in a head-on crash have paid tribute to him. Justin Wand, 47, died after his gold TVR was in collision with a silver Mercedes. The accident took place on the B651, half-a-mile north of the junction with Whitwell High Street, at

THE family of a man killed in a head-on crash have paid tribute to him.

Justin Wand, 47, died after his gold TVR was in collision with a silver Mercedes.

The accident took place on the B651, half-a-mile north of the junction with Whitwell High Street, at about 8.30am on Wednesday.

A tribute released by his family said Mr Wand grew up and lived in Bendish, near Whitwell.


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Most recently he had been living in Cambridge, where he was studying.

The statement added it was a tragic loss and Mr Wand would be missed by family and friends.

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The driver of the Mercedes, a man in his 60s, was taken to the Lister Hospital for treatment to minor injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the accident. Call Pc Matt Hollingsworth on 01707 354027.

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