A tragic incident occurred at Horsley Hale Farm in Horsley Hale, near Littleport, Cambridgeshire, where a two-year-old girl named Isabella Tucker was struck by a vehicle. Isabella, from Shadwell, East London, was playing at the holiday park when the accident occurred.
Emergency services were called immediately, and Isabella was swiftly taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn, Norfolk. Tragically, she succumbed to her injuries and passed away at the hospital. The cause of her death was attributed to the impact of the accident.
Following the incident, a 42-year-old woman, residing in the Leeds area, was arrested by the police. She was taken into custody on suspicion of causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving. Authorities have stated that the investigation is ongoing, and the woman has been bailed to return to Thorpe Wood police station in Peterborough on November 24.
Isabella’s mother, Vaida Sprainyte, expressed her grief through a statement issued by Cambridgeshire Police. She described Isabella as a beautiful daughter and beloved little sister, emphasizing how easy it was to love her. Vaida expressed that she had loved Isabella from the moment she set eyes on her and that her love for her daughter would endure forever.
The authorities have reached out to anyone who may have witnessed the incident and were present at the holiday park during that time. They have urged potential witnesses to come forward and provide any information that might assist with the investigation.
This heartbreaking tragedy reminds us of the importance of road safety, particularly in areas where children are present. May Isabella’s memory serve as a reminder to all to exercise caution and attentiveness to prevent such accidents from happening in the future. Our deepest condolences go out to Isabella’s family during this incredibly difficult time.