Fundraiser set up for Kastytis Dambrauskas’ family by Wisbech community centre after the 10-year-old was killed while cycling to school last month

Tributes on Weasenham Lane, Wisbech form a heart for 10-year-old Kastytis Dambrauskas who was killed on Monday, July 16. Photo: HARRY RUTTER

Tributes on Weasenham Lane, Wisbech form a heart for 10-year-old Kastytis Dambrauskas who was killed on Monday, July 16. Photo: HARRY RUTTER

HARRY RUTTER

A fundraiser has been set up by a Wisbech community centre to raise money for the family of a 10-year-old boy who was killed while cycling to school last month.

Kastytis Dambrauskas when he was in collision with a lorry at WisbechKastytis Dambrauskas when he was in collision with a lorry at Wisbech

Kastytis Dambrauskas was killed on Monday, July 16 while cycling to school with his mother when he was hit by a lorry on Weasenham Lane, Wisbech. He died at the scene.

The Rosmini Centre set up a ‘Go Fund Me’ page for Kastytis’ family after they were approached by a number of people who had heard of the tragic accident.

Mark Griffin, a centre staff member, shared the link on social media and have so far raised £575 of their £3,000 target with online donations.

The campaign will run until Saturday, September 1 and everything raised will go to Kastytis’ family to “help and support them at this difficult and tragic time”.

The area at Weasenham Lane hours after a 10-year-old boy was killed. He was struck by a lorry while riding his bicycle. Picture(s): HARRY RUTTERThe area at Weasenham Lane hours after a 10-year-old boy was killed. He was struck by a lorry while riding his bicycle. Picture(s): HARRY RUTTER

The Rosmini Centre provides a range of services, activities and events for members of the local communities.

They support local people by providing information, advice and guidance to improve or manage health conditions, run a community transport scheme and offer leisure activities.

To donate, visit: www.gofundme.com/yuxaxw-fundraising-for

Tributes on Weasenham Lane, Wisbech form a heart for 10-year-old Kastytis Dambrauskas who was killed on Monday, July 16. Photo: HARRY RUTTERTributes on Weasenham Lane, Wisbech form a heart for 10-year-old Kastytis Dambrauskas who was killed on Monday, July 16. Photo: HARRY RUTTER

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