British YouTube personality Emily Hartridge died last Friday morning. She was 35-years-old.
The announcement was made on her Instagram account, reading, “Hi everyone. This is a horrible thing to have to say over Instagram but we know many of you were expecting to see Emily today and this is the only way to contact you all at once. Emily was involved in an accident yesterday and passed away. We all loved her to bits and she will never be forgotten. She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”
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According to The Guardian, the deadly incident was an electric scooter crash near London.
Hartridge ‘died on Friday morning when her e-scooter collided with a lorry at a roundabout in Battersea, south-west London,’ the newspaper reported.
YouTube Creators tweeted, “We’re deeply saddened to learn about the tragic loss of a truly talented British creator, Emily Hartridge. Our thoughts and condolences go out to all of her loved ones and fans.”