There is to be a minute’s applause for Dylan Crossey at Preston North End next week.Advertisement
Dylan died in hospital on Saturday from head injuries sustained when the bike he was riding collided with a BMW in Chainhouse Lane at Whitestake.
He was a dedicated Preston North End fan and his family and friends are trying to organise a minute’s applause in his memory.
Friends and family of 15yo Dylan Crossey are asking people to stand up for a minute’s applause at #PNE‘s home game next week, in his memory pic.twitter.com/aDOhxgyOwC
— Rock FM News (@RockFMNews) October 12, 2016
The applause will take place in the 15th minute of the home game against Huddersfield Town on October 19.
Huddersfield fans have also shown a touch of class by suggesting they will take part in the minute’s applause.
@pnefc @htafcdotcom The minutes applause for the young lad (Dylan) has reached us Town fans. You can count on us. RIP. #htafc #pnefc.
— Phil Speight (@PhilMyWallet) October 10, 2016
A 42-year-old man from New Longton has been released on bail by police after being arrested in connection with the incident.