THE FAMILY of a St Agnes motorcyclist who died following a collision with a lorry have paid tribute to their "caring and gentle" son.
Mark Robinson, aged 21, lost his life on a road at Bissoe near Truro on Saturday at 3.30pm.
He was from a close family who all reside in the local area and he had recently moved to St Agnes with his partner Lesley.
His family statement read: "Mark was a gentle, caring man who was just beginning the next chapter of his life with his partner Lesley. He loved music and was a gifted musician.
"He has never given his parents a minute's worry; he was a son to be proud of."
Bissoe Road was closed and diversions put in place for approximately eight hours while emergency services dealt with the scene.
Any witnesses are requested to contact the police quoting incident number 493 26/01/13.