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Tribute paid to woman killed in Newport collision

Press release   •   Apr 15, 2019 15:51 BST

The family of a woman who died in a collision in Newport, Isle of Wight have released a tribute.

Yvonne Copland, aged 64, from the Shide area of Newport, died following the collision on Forest Road on the afternoon of Sunday, 14 April.

Yvonne’s family have released the following tribute:

“Much loved wife, ‘ma’ of four children and four grandchildren who was loved by all who knew her. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.

“We would like to thank the efforts of the first responders, air ambulance crew, paramedics, police, fire, members of the public and all hospital staff.

“We would also like to thank everyone for their best wishes and support, but would respectfully ask for privacy at this difficult time.”

If you have any information, please contact us on 101, quoting reference number 44190129002.

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