UPDATE: Warnham crash victim named

The horrific scene this Easter
The horrific scene this Easter

POLICE have named the woman who died in a crash on the A24 at Warnham on Easter Sunday (April 8) as 56-year-old Hawerun Nessa of Fourth Avenue, London W10.

Mrs Nessa died at the scene of the crash between a silver Honda Accord, in which she was a passenger, and a blue Volkswagen Golf at around 11.30am.

A 22-month-old girl remains in a critical, but stable, condition in St George’s Hospital, Tooting.

Two other girls, aged three and five, are in hospital having suffered broken legs. A 26-year-old woman and the 34-year-old male driver of the Honda have both been released from hospital.

The 60-year-old man from Epsom who was driving the VW Golf is being treated in East Surrey Hospital for a broken sternum.

His 59-year-old female passenger, also from Epsom, was treated at the same hospital for whiplash and shock.

Inspector Phil Nicholas from Sussex Police Road Policing Unit said: “A full investigation into this tragic incident is under way and we still want to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the crash or who saw the vehicles in the area around 11.30am on Easter Sunday. Please call us on 101 quoting Operation Smallridge.”