Girl, 19, in ‘dream state’ after tragic crash that left her with brain injury

A teen is said to be in a "dream-like state" after suffering a head injury in a devastating car crash.

Dayna Wood, 19, from Cleethorpes, suffered a serious brain injury which left her in a coma following the collision in Lincolnshire on February 2.

She was driving on the A157 in Market Rasen when her Fiat 500 hit a Volvo and a van at the junction with the B1225.

Her heartbroken family now believe her injuries may prove irreversible, Grimbsy Live report.

Providing an update on Dayna's progress, dad Paul wrote on Facebook: “Dayna is not in a coma anymore but has brain stem trauma, so although she can show us her thumb and cross her fingers, she hasn’t woken up and is in a dream state.

  • Twisted mum throws screaming baby out of window after giving birth

  • Coronavirus plane carrying 32 passengers from quarantined cruise ship lands in UK

“We have been told it could be many months and any damage that has already been caused will be irreversible. Thank you for your concern and messages.”

Meanwhile her boyfriend, Ben Kirman has urged her to “keep fighting”.

Others have been sharing their well-wishes towards the Woods family, saying “our thoughts and prayers are with you. Stay strong, she’s a fighter.”

Read More

Today's Top Stories

  • Brit couple catch coronavirus on cruise
  • Football coach raped and murdered
  • HSBC to axe 35,000 jobs
  • 'Danger to life' flood warnings

Lincolnshire Police are still investigating the case.

The driver and passenger of the van and the driver of the Volvo received minor injuries and Lincolnshire Police are still appealing for witnesses to come forward.

  • Man high on 'zombie drug' Spice saws off own leg and is left with bloodied stump

In an update a spokesperson said: “We are appealing for witnesses to a three-vehicle collision.

“Officers attended a collision involving a Fiat, van, and Volvo on the A157 Burgh on Bain, Market Rasen, at the junction of the B1225, at 4.20pm.

“The female driver of the Fiat suffered serious injuries and has been taken to hospital. The driver and passenger of the van and the driver of the Volvo all received minor injuries.

“We would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed this collision or anyone who has dashcam footage which may assist with our investigation.”

If you have any information or dashcam footage that could assist Lincolnshire Police in their investigation, call 101 quoting reference number 276 of February 6.

Source: Read Full Article