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Who Was James Edds? 9-Year-old Boy Dies After Srious Brain Injuries


The latest news report has stated that A nine-year-old boy, who suffered deadly brain injuries after the car he was travelling in was smashed by a drunk driver passed away in the hospital on Saturday, January 7. According to the reports, James Lachlan Edds was heading out with his mother Anastasia, 42, to buy new soccer boots from his Christmas money, when his Toyota sedan was badly hit by a Lexus SUV in Killarney Vale on the NSW Central Coast on Wednesday afternoon, January 4. The accident was very deadly and brutal.

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The news about his accident was very flabbergasted. According to further reports, the SUV was reportedly driven by 51 years old Kristie Fiona Anne Merrett who allegedly failed to stop at the sign. Reports further claimed that, Officers breath-tested Merrett who blew 0.197 which is almost four times over the legal alcohol limit of 0.05. Following the deadly motor crash, emergency services were rushed to the accident site, and it took an hour to free the young boy who was trapped inside his mother’s car. James was immediately flown to Newcastle’s John Hunter Hospital in critical condition. Reports have further claimed that His mother was also taken to the hospital after sustaining minor injuries.

The news about this deadly motor accident grabbed massive headlines all over the media and social media and everyone was saddened to know this. The news about James’ death has saddened and shattered everyone. He was a very adorable and admirable kid. He was one of the most energetic and happy children. He was known for his jovial and playful nature. Reports claimed that he was loved and adored by his family and relatives. All the members of his family and community are devastated by his deadly passing away.

The news about his sudden passing away was announced by his aunt Nicole Micos on social media. She announced this saddening news about his passing away. The comment section of the post is flooded with hearty tributes and condolences from the netizens. According to various media reports, the accused woman Anne Merrett has been charged with multiple charges which include driving with a high range PCA, aggravated driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, two counts of dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, negligent driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, causing bodily harm by misconduct when in charge of a motor vehicle and possessing a prohibited drug. The case is going and justice we hope for justice for the innocent James. For all the latest national and international updates, news and information stay tuned with us.


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