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Tommy Griggs, 28, lost his life yesterday after colliding with the celebrity’s Mercedes G Wagon riding his motorcycle.
His partner today gave a moving eulogy to the father of her little daughter, who only just celebrated her first birthday.
The last four years haven’t been easy, but you gave me the biggest present anyone could have ever given me, said Amba Davies.
She loves you so much, Tommy, and I’m going to make sure she knows it every day. She will make you so proud, I promise!
She said, “You have my heart, Thomas Roy Griggs,” on Facebook. May you find everlasting peace.
Tommy Griggs, 28, was murdered yesterday after his motorcycle collided with the celebrity’s Mercedes G Wagon. Today, his girlfriend, who is shown with Tommy, paid a moving homage to the father of her infant daughter who had recently celebrated her one birthday.
Kem was “shaken up” after his Mercedes G-Wagon and Tommy’s motorcycle crashed on Thursday in Romford, Essex.
Damaged motorcycle is visible in photos taken at the crash site (
After the tragic collision with a motorcycle rider “who overtook and ended up on the wrong side of the road before the 60 mph smash,” Kem is alleged to have been left “traumatized.”
The reality TV personality, 26, is claimed to be “shaken up” following the Thursday morning collision in Romford, Essex, involving his Mercedes G-Wagon and a motorcycle.
ADVERTISEMENT The motorcyclist was tragically killed in the collision despite the best efforts of the paramedics. Photos taken at the crash site show Kem’s broken G-Wagon hidden by police tape and the damaged motorcycle sprawled out on the road.
According to eyewitnesses, the TV personality was driving down Shepherds Hill in Romford while the motorcycle rider was driving up Shepherds Hill and passing cars.
I am sorry for him. He saw someone die right in front of him,” a witness claimed to The Sun . Before landing on the road, the motorbike’s driver “flew nearly 20 feet into the air.”
Kem managed to escape the collision unscathed, but the experience has left him traumatized and in shock (pictured in 2019)
They claimed “approximately six witnesses” watched the collision, in which the biker “smashed head-on into Kem’s car at roughly 60 mph on a 30 mph road” after passing the automobiles.
Kem, the 2017 Love Island winner, managed to leave unscathed but was left shaken and traumatized, according to friends.
A witness to the accident’s aftermath told MailOnline that Kem was visibly distressed and upset by what had transpired. He was up and down pacing. At the side of the road, he was speaking on the phone with two women. He appeared to be shocked.
More over 700 meters away from Kem’s restaurant, Array, which he launched in July, it took place.
According to a source who spoke to MailOnline, “Kem is upset by what’s transpired.” No one could have predicted this awful catastrophe happening because he drives safely.
Police were alerted to complaints of a collision at Shepherds Hill in Romford at 11:32 on Thursday, August 4, according to a statement from the Metropolitan Police.
The London Ambulance Service (LAS) and police were there. A car and a motorcycle had collided at the spot.
The male rider, who has not been identified, was tragically pronounced dead at the site at 12:04 despite the efforts of the medical staff. Inquiries are being made to alert the next of kin.
The car’s driver pulled over and is helping police with their inquiries, according to the statement. He wasn’t detained.
According to a statement made public by Kem’s agent, at around 11.30 this morning, Kem was engaged in a car accident near his house in the Brentwood neighborhood.
0 Past reality: Essex star Kem and his ex-girlfriend Amber Davies took home the 50,000 cash prize from Love Island in 2017. (pictured in June 2017)
Motorcycle: Despite paramedics’ best efforts, the rider tragically perished in the collision (the motorbike pictured)
Site: Following the crash, police officials and a patrol car were observed at the scene with Kem’s G-Wagon, where a motorcyclist had perished.
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Police officials were stationed at the area of the collision, which was sealed off in images 15 and 16.
Devastating: A forensics investigator was seen taking pictures of the crash site in images 17 and 18.
Scene: A motorcyclist’s helmet was visible on the ground where the collision occurred in images 19 and 20.
Debris: The road was covered in shattered bike components (Img 21 and 22).
4 Police in Essex cordoned off the route as the inquiry got started.
6 Photos obtained by MailOnline show the air ambulance arriving at the scene to transport the crash victim to the hospital.
8 Kem, the 2017 Love Island winner, was unharmed, but the G-Wagon he was operating (previously photographed) sustained damage.
Tragically, the crash claimed the life of a motorcyclist. Kem is only being classified as a witness to the incident despite helping the authorities.
With the exception of expressing his sincere condolences, prayers, and sympathies to the motorcycle rider’s family and friends, Kem will not be commenting further on this topic.
With his previous partner Amber Davies, 25, Kem took home the 50,000 cash prize from Love Island in 2017.
Four months after being named champions, the couple parted ways, but they remained friends.
Following his success on the ITV2 program, Chris Hughes, 29, and Kem, who was a co-star there, participated in the spin-off series Straight Outta Love Island and recorded the song “Little Bit Leave It.”
0 When the road was closed so paramedics could perform their work, a police patrol car was seen at the scene of the terrible collision.
2 At the side of the road, two witnesses overheard a police officer speaking with them. A representative for Kem confirmed the motorcyclist’s demise.
Since then, Kem has presented entertainment for ITV’s This Morning and appeared in 2018’s Dancing On Ice.
He opened the Essex eatery Array in July of last year, and its 2.6 million followers and reality TV pals have shown it to be a hit.
The former barber has spoken up about his experience with anxiety and sadness throughout his childhood and is an advocate for mental health.
He was formerly a spokesperson for the suicide prevention organization CALM (The Campaign Against Living Miserably), and in 2019 he was appointed as Childline’s first mental health advocate.