Family pay tribute to 25 year old Corfe Castle man who died in car crash

The family of a man who sadly died in a road traffic collision near Corfe Castle in Dorset has paid tribute to him, saying he will “never be forgotten”.

Dorset Police received a report at 8.18 pm on Saturday 24th July 2021 of a collision involving a black Audi A5 Coupé, which had left the road and landed in a field along the B3069 between Kingston village and the turn-off to Worth Matravers.

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Very sadly the driver – named by his family as 25 year old Sam Christopher from Corfe Castle – was pronounced dead at the scene. His family were informed and are continuing to be supported by officers.

“Large void in the lives of his family and friends”

In a tribute issued by Dorset Police, Sam’s family said:

“He has left a large void in the lives of his family and friends, and will never be forgotten.”

Sam Christopher from Corfe Castle
Sam Christopher

“Our thoughts are with all Sam’s family and loved ones”

Police Constable Dave Cotterill, of the traffic unit, said:

“Our thoughts are with all Sam’s family and loved ones at this very difficult time for them.

“We are continuing to carry out enquiries to establish the full circumstances of this collision. I would like to renew my appeal for any witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to please come forward if you have not already spoken to police.”

Police appeal for information

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email at scit@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55210119139.

Alternatively, to stay 100 percent anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers online at Crimestoppers-uk.org or call freephone 0800 555 111.

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