Family tribute to motorcyclist who died in Poulton crash
The family of a motorcyclist who died when his bike was in a crash with a car in Lancashire have paid tribute to a "devoted dad, partner and family man".
Brian McOwen, 53, died when his bike collided with a Ford Focus on Blackpool Old Road, Poulton, on Monday.
Mr McOwen, a shop owner from Poulton, was described as an avid motorcycle enthusiast.
His family said: "Brian will be greatly missed by his family and friends, who are all devastated by the loss."
They continued: "Brian was loved and respected by many, often delivering goods and food to the elderly.
"He enjoyed riding his motorcycles and having a pint with his pals and family."
The driver of the Ford Focus was not injured in the crash, but was treated for shock.