Family of crash victim fighting to have suspect extradited from Turkey | UK News

The household of a lady who died after being hit by a automotive have referred to as on the federal government to convey her alleged killer again to the UK from Turkey to face justice.

Vicky Lovelace-Collins died on 7 September 2018, two days after she collided with a automotive whereas using her motorcycle close to her dwelling in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.

The driving force of the automotive has been charged with inflicting loss of life by careless driving however she flew to Turkey days after the crash and stays there.

Vicky’s widow Naomi Lovelace-Collins and mom Wendy Lovelace are assembly their MP Stephen McPartland to push for the lady to be extradited to the UK.

Vicky Lovelace-Collins died in September 2018
Vicky had labored within the NHS for 15 years

Naomi stated: “My world has been turned the other way up.

“We’re left devastated and he or she has not been held to account in any respect. That is not proper.”

The Crown Prosecution Service has stated having the suspect dwelling overseas is presenting “challenges”, including: “We have assured Vicky’s household that we are going to proceed to do every little thing we are able to.”

Hertfordshire Police stated: “It’s regrettable that the driving force fled to Turkey. We proceed to liaise with the CPS and worldwide authorities to safe the driving force’s return to the UK.”

The case is analogous to that of Harry Dunn, who was hit whereas on his motorcycle outdoors RAF Croughton in Northamptonshire in 2019 by a driver on the incorrect aspect of the street.

Harry Dunn was killed while riding his motorbike
Harry Dunn was killed whereas using his motorcycle in 2019

The suspect, Anne Sacoolas, was allowed to return to the US claiming diplomatic immunity and has remained there since, regardless of an extradition request from the UK.

Talking of Harry’s household, who have been fighting for Mrs Sacoolas’s return ever since, Naomi stated: “We all know precisely what they are going by, we all know precisely how they really feel.”

She stated that Vicky, 38, had “cherished using her bike and he or she was very smart in every little thing she did”.

However Vicky’s helmet had come off in the course of the crash and her accidents have been so extreme that she was airlifted to hospital, the place she died two days later.

She had wished to be a paramedic for the reason that age of 5 and labored within the NHS for 15 years.

Her mom Wendy Lovelace stated: “She ought to have been saving a lot more lives. She had a really promising profession in entrance of her that is been taken away.”