Harriet Shelley, 21, George Shelley’s younger sister suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a car and sadly gave up the ghost over the weekend.
Union J have paid tribute to their 23-year-old former band mate, George Shelley who took to Twitter to share their sadness over the news.
Jaymi Hensley wrote: ‘Devastated doesn’t even come close! The most beautiful spirit and truly wonderful person we know! RIP beautiful girl! Love you George and family.’
Band mate JJ Hamblett added: ‘Words cannot describe this awful moment, such a loving beautiful girl which was taken too soon, #RIP Harriet. Thinking of you George.’
Josh Cuthbert wrote: ‘Heartbroken about the news of Harriet Shelley. Such a lovely kind hearted girl….Will be missed so much. Thinking of you George brother.’
Harriet was being treated in intensive care at Southmead Hospital Bristol, in South West England and her mother previously thanked hospital staff for their wonderful care while she spent day and night beside her daughter before she gave up.