Bali scooter pile-up claims a life of 26-year-old Australian woman

A 26-year-old Australian lady who died in Bali after military found her fibbing subsequent to a crashed scooter is being remembered by family and friends as a pleasing “ray of sunshine”.

Ella Knights died a week after she posted a video to Instagram of herself on a behind of a scooter driven by a crony with a heading “sorry silent #nohelmet”.

The 26-year-old was found by a bystander fibbing face down in a gutter in Canggu, North Kuta about 3am on Thursday.

North Kuta trade military arch Putu Wiratma conspicuous Ms Knights was found face-down in a drainage ditch, with her nose and mouth submerged underneath a tiny volume of water.

A Honda scooter was found fibbing on a side nearby, a engine still running.

“The stretch between a bike and a lady was around dual metres,” Badung Precinct Traffic Police Chief Raka Wiratma told AAP.

The Sydney proprietor had spent a prior 10 weeks travelling a universe and was due to fly home on Monday.

She’d documented her travels by India and Indonesia on amicable media and met adult with a series of friends and kin including her mom Kaz Knights.

The immature Australian also recently graduated from a 200-hour yoga clergyman march in Goa.
”@ellaknights adore you, skip we already my small ray of sunshine,” crony @littlegreenthumb posted on Instagram.

The span were graphic in a Bali pool together on Ms Knight’s Instagram comment progressing this week.

Alyssa Johnson, who trafficked and complicated yoga with Ms Knight, also posted a intense tribute.

”Less than dual days ago, we talked on a phone for an hour, irreverence we’d never again work only to get by since life is too brief and we have too many places to go and frequency any time to rubbish vital normal lives,” Ms Johnson conspicuous in an Instagram post on Friday.

“But we were ostensible to do it together.

“I theory your appetite was indispensable somewhere else some-more than here. I’ll see we later, beautiful.

She was taken to a circuitously medical sanatorium shortly after military arrived though was conspicuous passed shortly after and taken to hospital,” she said.

Mr Wiratma conspicuous that according to witnesses “(she) was roving a bike alone and not wearing (a) helmet”.

The ABC reports it seemed Ms Knights was wearing a helmet during a time of a pile-up though it might not have been rightly fastened, as it was found some stretch from her body.

“We think a plant was out of control,” Mr Wiratma said.

The genocide has been reported to a Australian consulate.

Police are watchful on an autopsy for a clear means of death.

The lady suffered bruises and wounds all over her face, conspicuous Dr Ida Alit, conduct of forensics during Sanglah Hospital.

— with ABC/AAP

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