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Tributes paid to 'one in a million' motorcyclist

Posted on 8th November 2018

Tributes have been paid to a young motorcyclist who died following a collision in Woodville earlier this week. Lucas Whitnall

Lucas Whitnall died after the motorbike he was riding collided with a lorry in Ashby Road on Tuesday morning.

The family of the 17-year-old, from Coalville in Leicestershire, have now issued a photograph and paid tribute to Lucas in a statement.

It said: “Lucas was a very positive young man with a kind a very caring approach to people he met. He never had a bad word to say about anyone. 

“When you were down he would lift you up, he helped anyone who needed it.

“Lucas had an amazing sense of humour and such a direct approach to life. He worked hard, knew where he wanted to go and what he wanted to achieve.

“He was an amazing son and a kind, supportive big brother. Lucas was one in a million and will be missed so much by the people who knew and loved him.”

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