The family of a teenager girl who died after a BMW overturned in the Tupwood Scrubbs Road area of Caterham earlier this month have described her as "beautiful and fun-loving".

Leanne Taylor was critically injured after the blue BMW she was travelling in overturned in the Tupwood Scrubbs Road area just before 11.25pm on Saturday, February 1.

She suffered serious injuries and was taken to hospital, sadly passing away five days later on February 6 from her injuries.

She was 17.

This week Leanne's family released a short statement paying tribute to her.

"Our beautiful fun-loving Leanne, so caring with a heart of gold.

"Fly high with the angels, we will meet again baby girl," they said.

Police are continuing to investigate what happened.

Anyone who might be able to help is asked to call police on 101, quoting PR/45200013011 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.