THE family of a “devoted” mum have paid a touching tribute to her after she was killed in a horror crash.
Sophie Evans was described as a ‘larger-than-life character’ by her family[/caption]
Sophie’s family said in a heartfelt statement: “It is with great sadness that we announce our beautiful daughter Sophie has been tragically taken from us.
“Sophie was a devoted mum to her beautiful son, a cherished daughter, much loved sister and auntie and will be deeply missed by everyone.
“Anyone who knew Sophie knows that she was a larger-than-life character who lit up the room wherever she went with her craziness. She was the life and soul of the party and an inspiration to so many people.
“Thank you to everyone who has reached out with messages of condolences and support. We are absolutely heartbroken, and it has meant so much to the whole family.
“We would now like time to grieve and would ask to be given privacy in which to do so.”
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A police investigation into Sophie’s death is ongoing.
A 23-year-old man who was arrested in connection with the incident has been released on bail pending further police enquiries.
Specialist officers are currently supporting Sophie’s family.
The inquest into her death has been opened and adjourned to a later date.
Police are appealing for information and are asking anybody who was on the road between 10pm and 11pm on January 29 or who has dash cam or doorbell footage that could help their enquiries, to get in touch.
You can contact police on 101, or you can email [email protected] and should quote DP-20220129-432.
Sophie died in a collision on the A484 on January 29[/caption]