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17 June 2011, 09:19
A dad of two's died following an accident in Oldham.
Police were called to Turf Pit Lane at about 6.20pm on Thursday 16 June 2011.
Officers attended and discovered a Yamaha scooter had collided with a car - a Toyota Colorado - that was reversing off a driveway.
Michael David Lofthouse, 27, from the Moorside area was riding the scooter. He was taken to hospital but died a short time later.
He leaves behind a partner, two children, a two-year-old daughter and another daughter, aged one-month, and three brothers.
His partner Kathryn, said:
'Michael was a lovely, bubbly lad who loved his family and kids.
“He was a devoted father and the most kind-hearted person I have ever met. He was the love of my life.'