HeadLine: TOTS IN CRASH TERROR
The Mirror, 16/07/2002, p8
by SHAUN MILNE
TWO tots cheated death yesterday after a car ploughed into three
generations of the same family.
Five-month-old Amy McCubbin and her two-year-old cousin Dionne Reid
were thrown into the middle of the road to stop them being hit by a car
which had mounted the pavement in Cumnock, Ayrshire.
Graham Bryce, 39, of Dalmellington, Ayrshire, who witnessed the
accident’s aftermath said: “It was terrible.
“I saw bodies lying on the ground and a pram in the middle of the road.
A car was up on the verge of the pavement.”
The tots’ great gran Annie Leith, 72, suffered head injuries and was
rushed to Ayr Hospital following the accident.
Gran Mary Ginnitty, 49, was last night recovering at the hospital after
surgery on her crushed leg. Her condition was described as “serious but
The driver of the car, who is being questioned by police, escaped
uninjured despite crashing into a lampost.
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