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Toddler killed in car incident named as Pearl Melody Black

The family of a toddler who died in an incident with a car have said the 'world will be a darker place' without her.

Pearl Melody Black, 1, died when a Range Rover parked on a driveway in Heolgerrig, Merthyr Tydfil, rolled down a hill and collided with a wall which then collapsed on Sunday.

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Toddler dies in incident involving 'unoccupied' vehicle

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A two-year-old girl has died after an incident involving an 'unoccupied vehicle' in Merthyr Tydfil.

South Wales Police were called to an emergency in Heolgerrig on Sunday afternoon.

The toddler was taken to the Prince Charles Hospital by Air Ambulance, but died shortly afterwards.

An investigation is now underway into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The family ask to be left along to grieve and are being supported by specially trained officers.

Anybody who may have witnessed the collision in the moments leading up to the incident is urged to contact 101 quoting reference 1700305658.

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