School pays tribute to five-year-old crash victim

The school attended by the five-year-old girl who died in a car crash in Derbyshire yesterday has paid tribute to her and her younger sister.

The older girl was a pupil at the Priory Church of England primary school in Worksop.

"One of our Year 1 children died in the accident along with her 22-month-old sister.

"All the Governors, staff and children have been told about the tragic events this afternoon.

"As a school, we will be supporting our children and families during these difficult days.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family and those close to them."

– Spokesperson, Priory C of E primary school, Worksop

Both girls were killed when two cars collided on the B6042 Crags road in Creswell yesterday afternoon.

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Two Sisters Die In Collision

Two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday (Monday 24th September), and two sisters, a five-year old and a toddler who was nearly two, both suffered fatal injuries.