BABY GIRL DIED AFTER CAR CRASH

    BABY GIRL DIED AFTER CAR CRASH

    A three-week-old baby girl has died after a horrific car and lorry smash.

    The tiny child and her parents were rushed to hospital with serious injuries but doctors were unable to save the baby girl, who died in hospital the day after the smash.

    Following the lunch time crash at a junction on Thursday last week, detectives from the Roads, Transporting Policing Command are investigating but have not made any arrests.

    The parents, both in their 20s were taken to hospital in a serious condition but have since both been discharged.

    The Metropolitan Police confirmed a post-mortem examination will take place to understand how the baby died in the horrific crash in Croydon, south London.

    A police spokesperson said: “At approximately 12:30hrs on Thursday, 30 June police officers came across a collision between a car and a lorry on Coombe Lane, Croydon.

    “London Ambulance Service attended and the occupants of the vehicle – a man, a woman and a three-week old baby girl – were taken to hospital suffering injuries.
    “The baby subsequently died in hospital on Friday, 1 July.

    “A post-mortem examination will be scheduled in due course.

    “The man and woman – both aged in their 20s and the child’s parents – have been discharged following treatment.

    “Detectives from the Roads, Transport Policing Command are investigating.

    “No arrests; enquiries continue.”

      Tags:

      • Overseeing countless major stories that have spawned over a career more than three decades long, our editor Andrew became one of the UK’s youngest ever staff reporters when he landed a job on the Today newspaper during the mid-80s. With news in his veins and being the son of the great Daily Mirror journalist Syd Young, Andrew is now a director at news agency SWNS.

        • Show Comments (0)

        Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

        comment *

        • name *

        • email *

        • website *

        This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

        Ads

        You May Also Like

        AIDE TURNED TO PAEDOPHILIA WHILE GRIEVING FOR DEAD MUM

        REFILED – PRIME MINISTER’S AIDE CONVICTED

        One of David Cameron’s closest former aides who advised the Government on online pornography, ...

        COPPERS IN COURT OVER CHOPPER MISUSE

        COPPERS IN COURT OVER CHOPPER MISUSE

        A group of five serving and retired police officers have appeared in court charged ...

        DISABLED BOY WHO TOOK FIRST STEPS ON PITCH NAMED FAN OF THE YEAR

        DISABLED BOY WHO TOOK FIRST STEPS ON PITCH NAMED FAN OF THE YEAR

        A brave disabled boy has been crowned Football Fan of the Year after he ...

        Login