A motorcyclist involved in a fatal collision in Abbey Lane has been named as Jack Broderick.
Jack, 29, was involved in a collision with a child on the city-bound carriageway last Wednesday (July 20), where dozens of floral tributes have been laid.
He was taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham, where he died as a result of his injuries.
In a statement, Jack’s family said: “We are still coming to terms with Jack’s death and are supporting one another during this difficult period.
“He was a much loved son, brother, dad and uncle and will be sorely missed by all of us.”
Jack’s family have asked that their privacy is respected at this time.
An investigation into the collision is continuing and anyone with information who has not yet contacted police is asked to come forward.
You can pass on information by visiting https://www.leics.police.uk/ro/report/rti/rti-beta-2.1/report-a-road-traffic-incident/ and quoting incident 607 of 20 July.
Alternatively call 101.