Hampshire Incidents

Bringing you breaking news from across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

Family pays tribute to man who died following incident in Basingstoke

The family of man who died following an incident in Basingstoke has paid tribute to him, saying “he always brightened the room with his smile”. 


Troy Harkness, 22, from Aldershot, was found with a serious injury at around 10.46pm on Wednesday 19 on Abbey Road.


He was taken to Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital where he was pronounced dead.


Troy’s family has released a picture of him and the following tribute: “Our son was full of life and he always brightened the room with his smile.”