Devon

Essex Harley Davidson crash rider named

Jamie Holland
Image caption Mr Holland was riding to a Harley Davidson event when he died

A man who died when his motorbike collided with a car while he was travelling to a Harley Davidson event in Cornwall has been named.

Jamie Holland, 50, from Buckhurst Hill, Essex, died on 30 July after the crash on the B3212 at Longdown, in Devon.

The driver of the Honda Civic was uninjured, but Mr Holland died from his injuries.

In a tribute, Mr Holland's family said he was "a kind, gentle and loving soul".

They said: "[He] died on his Harley on a sunny Friday morning in Devon, and left a huge hole in all our lives."

Paramedics and the Devon Air Ambulance attended the incident which closed the road for six hours.

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