Family donate schoolgirl's organs to help others

Amelia Wood Credit: Lincolnshire Police

The family of an 11-year-old girl, who died after being hit by a wheel from a passing car in Lincolnshire, say her organs have been donated to try to help others.

Amelia Wood was walking to school when the wheel came off a white Land Rover Discovery in Manby, near Louth, at around 8 am on Tuesday March 3, 2018. She was taken to the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham by air ambulance but later died.

£7,500 has so far been raised in memory of Amelia Wood. Relatives say will be given to the East Midlands Air Ambulance and the children's ward at the Queen's Medical Centre.