The family of a man killed in a collision in Frankley Lane in the early hours of yesterday morning (Wednesday 22nd May) have paid tribute to a ‘dearly loved son, brother, uncle and grandson’.
23 year old Kieron Mason from Northfield was sadly pronounced dead at the scene after the VW Polo he was driving was involved in a collision with a taxi at around 1am.
His family are receiving support from specialist West Midlands Police officers and have today released a statement paying tribute to Kieron.
They said: “Kieron was a really happy, care-free lad who was the life and soul of any party.
“He was devoted to his family and was a dearly loved son, brother, uncle and grandson, who will be sorely missed.”
Two passengers from the Polo and the taxi driver and his passenger were also taken to hospital but their injuries were not life-threatening.
Anyone with information is asked to contact West Midlands Police on Live Chat at www.west-midlands.police.uk (8am – midnight) or to call 101 any time. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit www.crimestoppers-uk.org Please quote log number 99 of 22 May.