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Tributes to student Robert McCormick killed in crash

Category: England

Published: 6th Dec 2011 08:59:24

The family of a student who was killed when he was struck by a car in Manchester have paid tribute to him.

Robert McCormick was struck by a car at the junction of Anson Road and Dennison Road in Longsight at about 03:10 GMT on Sunday.

Originally from Devon, the 21-year-old was studying economics in Manchester.

His family said: "Rob inspired people and was much loved by people who came into contact with him. Life will never be the same without him."

They added: "We would like to thank everyone for the messages of support. They have brought us much comfort."

Greater Manchester Police have appealed to any witnesses to contact the force.

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