Tyne & Wear

Tribute to Seaham driver killed in A167 head-on crash

Lewis Dickson
Image caption Lewis Dickson's car collided with a lorry travelling in the opposite direction

The family of a man killed in a head-on collision in County Durham, has paid tribute to a "lovely and kind" person.

The crash happened on the A167 on Wednesday morning when Lewis Dickson's car collided with an articulated lorry travelling in the opposite direction.

The 21-year-old, of Adolphus Street West in Seaham, was pronounced dead at the scene. The lorry driver was not injured.

Mr Dickson's family said they were "absolutely devastated" at their loss.

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