Friends and family gather to remember teenage girl killed in horror crash in Barnsley

Heartbroken friends and relatives of a Barnsley teenage girl killed in a horror crash gathered yesterday to remember her.

By The Star Newsroom
Monday, 21 January, 2019, 07:33

Scores of balloons were released into the sky at the vigil for Macey-Jay Frudd yesterday afternoon.

Macey-Jay Frudd

Macey-Jay was a passenger in a Vauxhall Astra which crashed into a tree on Broadway, Barnsley,  at 1.40am on Sunday, January 13.

The popular teenager was was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Two men and another teenage girl in the car survived the collision and were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

An 18-year-old man was bailed by the police after questioning and a man, aged 19 and a girl, 17, were released under investigation. 

In a statement issued by Macey-Jay's family after her death she was described as '˜a bubbly, fun loving girl who loved life to the full'.

The statement said her  mum, dad and brother '˜feel like their world has ended'.

Posting on Facebook after yesterday's vigil, Macey-Jay's brother, Morgan, said: 'Absolute massive thank you to everyone who showed up today, means the world to me and my family.'