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A 15-year-old girl Makuini Rikiti who died in a horror car accident after a drive went wrong is viewed as a “loving” and selfless teenager.
— 7NEWS Australia (@7NewsAustralia) March 27, 2021
Makuini Rikiti a passenger in an allegedly stolen Subaru Liberty
Makuini Rikiti was a passenger in an allegedly stolen Subaru Liberty when it crashed outside a bathroom showroom in Hoppers Crossing, southwest Melbourne at around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The Werribee teenage girl – the youngest of the three passengers in the vehicle – was hospitalized but later died of her injuries.
Two teenage girls who visited the crash site told the Herald Sun that they were friends with Makuini and described her as “a very good person”.
“She always put everyone in front of her and made sure everyone was happy,” said one of the girls.
“We hung out a lot. Most of the memories we made were pretty good.
The grieving girl said the fatal accident left her community heartbroken and admitted that she was struggling to deal with it.
“It’s nobody’s fault. People make mistakes and do things and obviously it ended badly here. Nobody should make negative comments.
“I just hope she remembers you as a loving person and a good person too.” ”
Tributes to Makuini Rikiti continue to flood social media while his friends and family struggle to understand their tragic loss.
“My heart hurts you, dear Kuini, words cannot describe how sad I am. I have the feeling that I only saw you recently,” wrote a friend.
“It shouldn’t be your time, baby, because. I hope the baby of all of us, wherever you are now, you are the safest, ”wrote another.
Three teenagers were charged with the fatal accident.
The alleged driver of the vehicle, a 16-year-old boy, also from Werribee, was charged with culpable driving, which resulted in death.
A 15-year-old girl from Tarneit was charged with theft and theft of motor vehicles. Both were later tried in a juvenile court.
Another 17-year-old boy from Point Cook was charged with theft of a motor vehicle and was released on bail to appear in juvenile justice at a later date.