The family of a man who died after becoming trapped under his own vehicle has now released a statement.

Andrew Jellis was killed during an incident in Thumpers, Hemel Hempstead, at around 8pm on Wednesday, February 1.


A 30-year-old man from Hatfield was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter.

He has since been released on bail.

The family of 49-year-old Andrew Jellis, from Hemel Hempstead, has now given a loving tribute.

In a statement, they said: "As a family we are beyond devastated and heart broken.

"Andrew was the most incredible, kind and loving son, partner, dad and grandad.

Herts Advertiser: Andrew's family have now released a loving tribute.Andrew's family have now released a loving tribute. (Image: Hertfordshire Constabulary)

"We loved him dearly and he will be greatly missed by all of his friends and family.”

An investigation is currently ongoing, with Hertfordshire police appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Information can be reported online at or by calling non-emergency number 101, quoting "Op Corbeil".

Anonymous information can be given to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via