Mum and Dad of Teenage Pickering Crash Victim Pay Tribute
5:51pm 1st May 2013
(Updated 6:51pm 1st May 2013)
The family of Kirsty Findlay, who died in a road traffic collision near Pickering, on Friday 19 April 2013, have paid tribute to her.
Ashburn and Fiona, Kirsty’s mum and dad, along with her brothers, Matthew and James, said: “We are absolutely devastated by the loss of Kirsty. She was a bright and bubbly girl with many prospects to look forward to in the future.
“She was delighted to be studying beauty at York College, where she excelling on the course. Before studying at the college she had been a pupil at Lady Lumley’s School in Pickering where she was a popular student.
“We would like to thank her many friends who have paid such lovely tributes to her. Although nothing can ever ease our pain, their comments have brought us great comfort.”
The 46-year-old woman who was injured in the collision is still in James Cook University Hospital in a stable condition.
The collision occurred at 8.50am on the A170 near Allerston, between Pickering and Scarborough, and involved a blue Ford Fiesta and a white Ford Transit van.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Gareth Gilleard.
Alternatively information can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, please quote reference number 12130061936.
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