1st victim of Manchester terror attack named Georgina Callander
The first victim killed by a suicide bomber at Manchester Arena has been named as teenager Georgina Callander.
Callander, 16, was one of 22 people killed on Monday night when an attacker set off an explosive device after an Ariana Grande concert. At least 59 people were injured by the attack.
Her friends said Callander was one of the first people to be rushed to the hospital after the attack, the Evening Standard reports. The teenager died in the hospital with her mother at her bedside.
Callander had tweeted to US pop singer Grande on Sunday, saying: So excited to see you tomorrow.
21 May 2017
a beautiful girl with the kindest heart & soul, I'll miss you forever, may you rest in a better place than here I love you pic.twitter.com/TbMPaVNOA8— G (@pxggyrogers) 23 May 2017
To my beautiful best friend I hope you rest in peace my darling I love you so much and will always miss you #manchesterattack pic.twitter.com/4CNlkNxoC9— Sophie (@Sophie_Jauregui) 23 May 2017
8yo girl 2nd victim named from Manchester terrorist attack....
Read full article here