The prominent Hughes family is in mourning following the tragic death of their mother Christobel Hughes, who passed away on Sunday at city hospital where she was recovering from a Saturday night accident.
According to reports, her son Stuart, was driving her home on Saturday night when a speeding car slammed into their vehicle. They were rushed to hospital with multiple injuries.
The driver of the speeding car is believed to have been heavily intoxicated at the time. Investigations are underway.
Ms. Christobel Hughes who was in her 80’s, has left to mourn her sons Attorney and AFC Chairman Nigel Hughes, and Stuart Hughes, her daughter Elisabeth Deane-Hughes, and other relatives and friends.