THE family of a mother and daughter from Winchcombe who died on Thursday evening has released a tribute.

Elaine Reason, 56, and 16-year-old Grace died when a tree fell on the car they were travelling in on the B4077 at Stanway Hill.

Their family has said: "It is with great sadness that we have lost two amazing family members.

"Elaine and Grace have been tragically taken away from us far too early.

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"They have touched many hearts and will remain with us and others forever.

"We are still struggling to come to terms with the tragedy and would ask that our family are given the time and space we need to grieve."

A spokeswoman for Gloucestershire Constabulary said: "Our thoughts are with Elaine and Grace's family and friends at this difficult time."