Police investigating a tragic road traffic collision on Stanningley Road, Leeds, have disclosed the identity of the man who unfortunately lost his life.
Terence Russell, affectionately known as Terry and aged 62, passed away when a black Mitsubishi Shogun collided with a bus stop on Stanningley Road around 3:13 pm on Monday, 20 November.
Two other pedestrians received treatment for minor injuries.
Terry’s close friend, Joanne, paid tribute, saying, “Goodnight and God bless. Rest in peace, Tezza. You are loved very much.”
The 57-year-old driver of the black Mitsubishi Shogun was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. He has been released on bail pending further inquiries. The driver was also arrested on suspicion of driving while unfit through drugs but has been released without charge.
Authorities are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time or may possess CCTV or dash cam footage of the incident or the Mitsubishi Shogun driving before the collision to come forward.
Individuals with information are urged to contact the police via 101 or use the Live Chat facility at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/contactus, quoting log 964 of 20 November.