South East Wales

Cardiff woman named in fatal Adamsdown flats crash

Sophie Taylor Image copyright Family photo

A woman who died after her car crashed into a block of flats has been named.

Sophie Taylor, 22, from Llandaff, Cardiff, was described by her family as a "beautiful princess".

Her black BMW crashed at the junction of Meteor Street and Moira Street in Adamsdown just after 00:30 BST on Monday.

A 21-year-old passenger is in hospital with serious injuries while four other people have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter.

Two men, aged 22 and 18, and two women, aged 23 and 28, remain in police custody.

Police investigating the circumstances of the crash have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Image copyright Alison Ling
Image caption Neighbouring roads including Constellation Street were also affected

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