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Funeral set to take place for girl killed by tipper truck

A funeral service for Mitzi Rosanna Steady, who died after being struck by a tipper truck, will take place this afternoon.

The four-year-old and three men were killed by the truck on a road in Bath on February 9th.

19-year-old tipper truck driver Philip Potter and a 28-year-old man who ITV News understands to be Matthew Gordon were arrested in relation to the crash and are currently on bail pending further enquiries.

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Driver of Bath tipper lorry 'tried to avoid crash'

The driver of a tipper lorry which crashed in a Bath street killing four people tried to avoid crashing into anyone, witnesses said.

Rob Ollis told ITV News: "He was a young man and he was very, very shaken. He was obviously in shock. He was trying to comprehend what had happened.

"He was talking about how he tried to avoid the crash, he saw children on the crossing."

ITV News Correspondent Rupert Evelyn reports:

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