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The family of a motorcyclist who died in a collision in Stoke-on-Trent have paid tribute to him.
Police were called at 6.24am on Saturday (9 April) to Parkhall Road, at the junction of Defoe Road, following reports of a collision.
Officers attended and a motorbike was found in collision with a lamppost.
Police closed the road in the Bentilee direction while emergency services attended the scene.Sadly, 30-year-old Jordan Ratcliffe, from the local area, was pronounced dead by paramedics a short time later.
In a statement, Jordan's family said: "Farewell to our beloved son Jordan - a son, grandson, brother, uncle and true legend. "We will never forget you."
The family continue to be supported by specialist officers at this difficult time.
A file will shortly be prepared for HM Coroner.
Officers continue to appeal for witnesses to come forward.
Anyone with information should contact Staffordshire Police on Facebook, Twitter, or call 101, quoting incident number 147 of 9 April.
Alternatively, email the collision investigation unit directly at [email protected] .
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