At 9, Jasmin Britney was like other girls her age discovering their interests. However, the Barbie-loving girl didn’t know her life would change one day in 1998 when she crossed the road to buy Spice Girls lollipops from the local sweet shop. A driver, who was using his phone, hit Jasmin and severed her spinal cord, leaving her immobilized from the chin down. She recalled the accident to Metro.
“As a huge Spice Girl fan I wanted to collect all the Spice Girls stickers that came with the lollipops. The shop was pretty near to our home but there was one road that I needed to cross and that was the place where the accident happened. I was hit by a car while crossing the road. The driver was texting when the car hit me and he told the police that he couldn’t do anything; it was already too