Tributes have been paid to a young woman from Herts who died following a multi-vehicle collision on the A1 on Friday night (May 28).
Bedfordshire Police have named Holly Foster, 33, of Queen Street in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, who was a pedestrian on the northbound carriageway of the A1 at the time of the incident.
Between 9.45pm and 10pm she was involved in a collision with a number of vehicles just past junction 10 near Baldock.
Emergency services attended but she was pronounced dead at the scene.
Road closures were put in place between Baldock and Biggleswade for around 24 hours while officers dealt with the incident.
In a statement, Holly’s mother said: “Due to tragic circumstances our beautiful, loving, kind daughter has been taken from us far too soon.
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“Holly was vivacious, vibrant and a lively soul wherever she went. She was a loving sister with a great sense of humour.
“A huge hole has been left in our lives and can never be filled. She will forever be my girl and I will miss her for the rest of my life.”
Beds Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances around this collision and are urging anyone who witnessed it, saw a pedestrian on the A1 before the incident, or has any dashcam footage to get it touch with them to help establish what happened.
You can contact police by calling 101 and quoting Operation Firbeck.