GoFundMe campaign launched for family of girl injured in fatal crash near Peterborough

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Another GoFundMe leafage has been launched to enactment the household of victims successful a fatal collision southbound of Peterborough past week.

The latest campaign launched by household person Beverly Fairclough aims to rise funds to assistance screen expenses for the household of 15-year-old Ella Ring, who was reportedly a rider successful a fatal collision connected County Road 28 connected Aug. 6. Fairclough tells Global News Peterborough that the girl’s household has asked for privateness astatine this clip arsenic they absorption connected the teen’s betterment but are alert of the nationalist GoFundMe campaign.

Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit is investigating the collision betwixt a car and a pickup truck. In its preliminary investigation, the SIU said a Peterborough Police Service serviceman attempted to behaviour a postulation halt for a speeding conveyance on County Road 28.

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However, it’s alleged the conveyance fled the scene. A abbreviated clip aboriginal it was progressive successful a collision, the SIU said.

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Earlier this week, Christina Croke-Henley told Global News Peterborough that the unfortunate successful the collision was her lad Neil Henley, 19, of Cobourg. She said helium was a front-seat rider successful the car progressive successful the crash.

The SIU has lone stated a 19-year-old antheral died and respective others were injured.

According to Fairclough, Ella was airlifted to SickKids Hospital successful Toronto with terrible trauma and aggregate injuries.

“After the extended attraction provided by the occurrence workers astatine Sick Kids, Ella is present successful unchangeable condition, but faces galore weeks, if not months, successful hospital, followed by a agelong roadworthy of recovery,” Fairclough wrote.

“Ella is an astonishing young woman who is precise benignant and caring and who wears her emotions connected her sleeve. She is an astonishing sister to her 3 siblings and they are missing her greatly.”

As of Thursday morning, the GoFundMe campaign had raised astir $21,400 of its $30,000 target.

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SIU analyse fatal collision connected County Road 28 southbound of Peterborough

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