Family hit by second Christmas tragedy

By Ashleigh Barbour

Published: 28/12/2013

A WOMAN who died after a car crash on a busy north-east road had been travelling to spend Christmas Day with her new granddaughter.

Catherine Cordiner was driving to Oldmeldrum to visit her son Jonathan and his baby daughter Charlotte when she was involved in the horrific accident.

It was the second Christmas tragedy to hit the family in three years – following the death of Mr Cordiner’s first child Kayleigh who was diagnosed with an incurable brain tumour on Boxing Day in 2011. The toddler died just six months later.

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