Family ‘deeply saddened’ following fatal collision

The family of a woman from Liverpool, who sadly died following a road traffic collision on Sunday, 3 December, have issued a short tribute.

Mary Grazulis, aged 92, was involved in a collision with a blue Ford Focus car being driven on Canning Street, near to the junction of Catharine Street, at 5.47pm.

Emergency services attended, but Mary sadly passed away from her injuries.

In a tribute, her family said, “We are shocked and deeply saddened by Mary’s sudden and tragic death. She was a cherished member of our family and will be dearly missed.”

Detective Sergeant Andy Roper, of the Serious Collision Investigation Unit said, “Our thoughts remain with Mary’s family at this tragic time and they continue to be supported by specially trained officers.

“I continue to appeal for information about this incident and if anyone witnessed the collision, or has dashcam footage in the area in question at the time, please get in touch with our team.”

If you have any information, you can contact the Roads Policing Team on 0151 777 5747, email SCIU@merseyside.police.uk  , or DM @MerPolTraffic on Twitter quoting log 23001222489.

Mohamed Mahadi, 33 years, of no fixed abode, was arrested and later charged with causing death by careless/inconsiderate driving, and causing death whilst driving an uninsured vehicle. He has been remanded to next appear at Liverpool Crown Court on Tuesday, 2 January.

Image: Mary Grazulis/Family handout

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