Harriet Shelley, 21, had been in intensive care after suffering severe head injuries from a car crash.
The younger sister of boyband star, George Shelley, has tragically died after being hit by a car just over a week ago. The young girl had been in intensive care after suffering serious head injuries during the accident that occurred on Friday April 28th.
Sadly a close friend of her family has confirmed to The Sun newspaper that she lost her life on Saturday night at Southmead Hospital, in Bristol. Her mother, Toni Harris, who has been at her bed side since the accident, has said that nobody was to blame for the what happened and that her daughter had just been in the “wrong place at the wrong time”. Her mother has also praised the dedicated hospital staff for “working 24/7” to help her daughter.
Harriet had been studying for her midwifery degree. Just days before her accident, She told her nearly 20,000 Twitter followers she was working on her dissertation and was excited to be going on a holiday after she finished.
Harriet’s big brother, George has remained off social media since the crash took place and has not yet commented on his sister’s tragic death.
Our thoughts are with Harriet’s family during this incredibly difficult time.