Family pays tribute to ‘loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather’ killed in Brogborough collision
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The family of a man who died in a road traffic collision in Brogborough has paid tribute to him.
David Patterson, 80, from Brogborough, was crossing Bedford Road just before 7.30am on Tuesday (16 January) when he was involved in a collision with a black Nissan Qashqai. Emergency services attended and Mr Patterson was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Paying tribute, his family said: “David was a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
“He was the life and soul of the party and was loved by everyone that he met. He was a gentleman.
“The world will be a sadder place without him.”
Officers investigating the incident are still appealing for witnesses.
Detective Sergeant Craig Wheeler from Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit said: “We are committed to doing everything possible to determine the circumstances that led to this tragic incident.
“We urge anyone who was in the area at the time and may have information or dashcam footage that could assist our investigation to get in touch.”
Members of the public can report information or upload footage via our report an incident page quoting operation Brianna or CAD Ref:46 16 Jan 2024, or contact police by calling 101.