Tributes to woman, 73, after Rainford HGV incident

A tribute has been issued to Liz Taylor, 73, through Merseyside Police
A tribute has been issued to Liz Taylor, 73, through Merseyside Police

The family of a woman who was killed in an incident with a heavy goods vehicle in Rainford have paid tribute to her.

Liz Taylor, 73, who lived locally, was involved in a collision on Church Road, just after 11am last Wednesday.

Her daughter Emma has now released a statement on behalf of the family through Merseyside Police.

She said: "Liz Taylor, 73, from Rainford, was tragically killed in a road accident in Rainford village on Wednesday, July 19.

"Liz was a retired teacher who lived locally for over 30 years.

"A loving mother of two children and one grandchild, Liz will be sorely missed by all of her family and her many friends."

The road was closed for several hours while an investigation took place.