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Who was Harry Brooksbank?
Harry Brooksbank, 27, of Shepton Mallet, was killed in the crash at 02:00 GMT on Friday December 10 at the A361 Park Hill in Pilton, Somerset.
The black Ford Fiesta he was driving collided with a lamp post police said. No one else was injured.
A statement from the family read: “We are all heartbroken over the tragic loss of Harry, a wonderful, warm and fun-loving son and brother.”
The family added that they would “be terribly missed” and said they would like to “thank everyone for their love and support.”
Police are calling for anyone who was footage of the accident on a dash cam to come forward.
The great-grandson of Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis was killed in a car accident on his farm in Somerset.
Emergency services were called around 2 a.m. Friday, but Brooksbank was pronounced dead at the scene.
No one else was injured in the crash and investigations are ongoing, Avon and Somerset police said.
Since then, tributes have been paid to the ‘fun loving son and brother’, with his family saying: ‘We will miss him so much.’
In a statement, his family said:
In a statement, his family said: “ We are all heartbroken over the tragic loss of Harry, a wonderful, warm and fun-loving son and brother. We will miss him terribly.
“We would like to thank everyone for his love and support.”
The Riflemans Arms, a pub in Glastonbury, also paid tribute to one of his “favorite customers”…
He wrote on Facebook:
He wrote on Facebook: ‘Our condolences to Harry Brooksbank’s freinds and family, who can only be described as one of our favorite customers!
‘The most genuine and personable boy we have ever had the pleasure to meet, always smiling and charming, we are truly devastated.
No one will dare to rock like you. Sending love to all who are suffering right now. ‘
Police continue to investigate
Avon and Somerset Police continue to investigate the collision and have again asked anyone with dash cam footage or information related to the incident to come forward.
The statement read: “Investigations in to the collision continue.
“Anyone who traveled the A361 around 2 am, who saw the Fiesta before the collision, or who has dash cam footage that could help with the investigation should call 101 and give the reference 5221289527” .
Harry Brooksbank Quicks and Facts
- Harry Brooksbank, 27, was killed after his Ford Fiesta collided with a utility pole
- Emergency services were called but he was pronounced dead at the scene
- No one else was injured in the crash and investigations are ongoing, said police
- Mr Brooksbank’s family has since paid tribute to the ‘fun loving son and brother’