Tributes paid to Romford motorcyclist who died in Abridge crash

PUBLISHED: 09:27 05 November 2018 | UPDATED: 09:29 05 November 2018

Tributes have been paid to John Kennedy who died in the crash. Photo: Essex Police

Tributes have been paid to John Kennedy who died in the crash. Photo: Essex Police

Essex Police

Essex Police named the motorcyclist who died in the crash in Abridge.

Tributes have been paid to a Romford motorcyclist who died after a crash in Abridge.

John Kennedy, 48, from Romford, was involved in a collision in Ongar Road shortly before 3pm on Sunday, October 28.

Police believe up to four vehicles, including Mr Kennedy’s motorcycle, were involved.

His family said: “John was a loving father and honest, hard-working gentleman, with a love for outdoor life, fitness and motorbikes.

“He will be sadly missed by his family and all his friends.”

Police are still looking to trace any other drivers that were in the area at the time of the collision and anyone with dash cam or CCTV footage.

Following examinations of the scene police also want to speak to anyone who has recently been involved in a collision in Ongar Road.

Contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01245 240590 or email

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