图为: Married father-of-two who was killed in 'road rage murder'

图为: 已婚的两个孩子的父亲, 49, who was killed in ‘road rage murderin M&S car park after ‘being mowed down by BMW following row outside storein leafy Surrey commuter town

  • Victim named locally as scaffolding boss and moped fan Matthew ‘TikTester
  • Police were called to an M&S car park on Church Street in Walton-on-Thames
  • A BMW driver slammed his car into two men following a disagreement yesterday
  • Mr Tester was declared dead while the other man was airlifted to hospital
  • BMW owner has been arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder
  • This is the hard-working father-of-two who was killed in a vicious road-rage attack in the picturesque Surrey town of Walton-upon-Thames.

    Matthew ‘TikTester died after he was ‘repeatedly run overby an irate car driver outside the Marks and Spencer foodhall yesterday afternoon.

    This morning friends paid tribute to Tik and his heart-broken wife Kim.

    A family friend told MailOnline: ‘I have just heard what happened to Matthew, it’s absolutely awful.

    ‘I was speaking to his wife Kim. She is absolutely devastated. She told me Matthew was run over repeatedly outside M&小号. I just can’t understand it.

    ‘Matthew is a really nice, hard-working family man. He runs a scaffolding company and his wife Kim does the books.

    ‘They have twin daughters who are in their teens. Everyone is so shocked. I just feel so sorry for Kim and the girls.

    Police and ambulance crews rushed to the scene of the attackwhich saw Mr Tester killed and another man injuredin the leafy commuter town at around 2.15pm.

    A 26-year-old man, arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder, remains in police custody today.

    Matthew 'Tik' Tester, a scaffolding company boss and moped enthusiast, has been named locally as the victim of the attack, which sparked a huge response from police and ambulance crews in Walton-on-Thames yesterday afternoon

    Matthew ‘TikTester, a scaffolding company boss and moped enthusiast, has been named locally as the victim of the attack, which sparked a huge response from police and ambulance crews in Walton-on-Thames yesterday afternoon

    The 49-year-old leaves behind wife Kim, 一起画, and daughters Maddy and Pippa

    The 49-year-old leaves behind wife Kim, 一起画, and daughters Maddy and Pippa

    Officers were called to an M&S car park on Church Street in Walton-on-Thames at 2.15pm yesterday afternoon after 999 was called because of an 'altercation between a group of men'

    Officers were called to an M&S car park on Church Street in Walton-on-Thames at 2.15pm yesterday afternoon after 999 was called because of an ‘altercation between a group of men

    Other friends remembered Mr Tester, a moped enthusiast, as a ‘brilliant guyand an ‘inspirationas tributes flooded in from neighbours and members of a local ‘chopper clubfollowing the tragedy, which struck just days before his 50th birthday.

    一个写道: ‘It is an absolute shock, great person, thoughts go out to his wife and daughters.

    另一个添加: ‘No words can express how shocking and tragic this devastating event is.

    The 49-year-old leaves behind wife Kim, who is listed on Companies House as a director of his Sunbury Scaffold Services business, and daughters Maddy and Pippa.

    The tributes come after a desperate call was made to police as a disagreement outside the M&S store on Church Street dramatically escalated, and resulted in a car slamming into two men at around 2.15pm.

    Emergency services rushed to the supermarket loading bay, but efforts to save Mr Tester failed and he was declared dead at the scene.

    Another man had to be airlifted to hospital with serious injuriesbut he is expected to recover.

    The owner of the vehicle was handcuffed and led away by police and remains in custody today.

    与此同时, a local church has today invited those who saw the tragedy to pray and seek ‘refuge’.

    Jonny Blair, vicar of St Mary’s Church in the town told GetSurrey: ‘The church is open for people if they have witnessed the incident, or if they have lost a loved one, the church is open for private prayer 9.30am to 2.30pm so they can find a refuge and a place of prayer if they want to.

    ‘If people have witnessed something I can imagine it being quite an ordeal, not to mention the families of those involved, so absolutely we will be available to those who wish to contact the church and we will be praying for them in the coming days.

    ‘Both for those whether directly involved or whether witnesses, as that is traumatic in itself.

    The supermarket car park was yesterday closed although the M&S store continued trading as normal while officers swarmed the area and experts tried to establish what had happened.

    一位发言人说: ‘We would respectfully request that you avoid this area if possible while we continue to carry out further enquiries.

    Detective Chief Inspector Dave Springett said it was understandable the death would ’cause a lot of concern’.

    Surrey Police said a man died at the scene and another was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a driver got into his white 1 series BMW and drove at two of the men in the group

    Surrey Police said a man died at the scene and another was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a driver got into his white 1 series BMW and drove at two of the men in the group

    The car park was closed yesterday although the M&S store continued trading as normal while officers swarmed the area and experts tried to establish what had happened

    The car park was closed yesterday although the M&S store continued trading as normal while officers swarmed the area and experts tried to establish what had happened

    The owner of the vehicle has been arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder - as the second man is expected to recover

    The owner of the vehicle has been arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murderas the second man is expected to recover

    Markings showed key locations where evidence was left as investigations continue into the death

    Markings showed key locations where evidence was left as investigations continue into the death

    Police flocked to the scene as investigations into how a man died continued yesterday evening

    Police flocked to the scene as investigations into how a man died continued yesterday evening

    他加了: ‘From our initial enquiries, it appears that an altercation has taken place, leading to a physical confrontation, which then resulted in one of the group getting into his car and driving at two of the other men.

    被选为国王的新娘, this has resulted in the death of one man and left another seriously injured and our thoughts are with their family and friends at this extremely difficult time.

    ‘To assist the investigation, I would encourage anyone who has any information, particularly anyone who witnessed the incident, or anyone who has any mobile phone or dashcam footage, to come forward, quoting incident reference PR/P21083894.

    Earlier today traffic news service INRIX said: ‘A3050 Church Street in both directions closed, very slow traffic due to accident investigation work from High Street to Sidney Road. The road has been closed for investigation following an accident near the post office.