THE family of a man who died in a collision on Monday night say he will be sadly missed.

Graham Oxley, aged 53, died after his Ford Focus was in a collision with a HGV at just after 11pm on Monday.

A statement from Mr Oxley′s family read: "Graham, known to his friends as Ox, lived in Warrington. Graham was well respected and liked by his many friends.

"Graham spent a lot of his time in the Old Trafford area of Manchester working and following Manchester United football team which he supported from the age of three.

"Graham will be very sadly missed by all his family and friends."