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Caroline Flack's mum and twin sister were due to visit troubled star the day she died

Caroline Flack's family had planned to visit the troubled star on the day she took her own life, her heartbroken mum Chris Flack has confirmed

Caroline Flack's mum Chris and twin Jody Flack were set to visit the troubled star on the day she took her life.

Flack died aged 40 at her London flat on Saturday, the day after the CPS' decision to go ahead with her upcoming trial for assault.

The former Love Island host stepped down from her job after a row with her boyfriend Lewis Burton escalated, resulting in her arrest and subsequent charge of assault by beating.

Caroline pleaded not guilty in the first hearing and her tennis coach lover always maintained her innocence.

Her mother Chris said she received a text from Caroline on Friday following the CPS' decision to go ahead with her trial on March 4.

Caroline Flack's family share plans to see troubled star on day she took her life

Caroline was surrounded by her closest friends on Valentine's Day when she got the news.

Chris and Caroline's close twin Jody had plans to see Caroline later on Saturday.

The mum released Caroline's bombshell statement where she insisted she wasn't a domestic abuser in an unseen Instagram post.

In her first interview since her daughter's death, Chris lamented Caroline's twin sister Jody was unable to protect her from the "hurt of such injustice".

The mum gave her daughter her final say so her "little voice" could be heard in the wake of her tragic death which sent shockwaves through the showbiz circuit.

Caroline Flack's mum Chris says she wants her daughter's 'little voice' heard

She told the Eastern Daily Press: "Carrie sent me this message at the end of January but was told not to post it by advisers but she so wanted to have her little voice heard.

"So many untruths were out there but this is how she felt and my family and I would like people to read her own words. Carrie was surrounded by love and friends but this was just too much for her."

Mrs Flack added: "Jody her twin sister was there her whole life for her but this time nothing could take away the hurt of such injustice. As Carrie would say: 'In a nasty world just be kind.'"

She thanked Caroline's closest network of friends Molly, Lou, Sam, Liam and Simon for trying to keep her daughter safe in her darkest hours.

Caroline Flack posts throwback with sister Jody
Chris lamented her other daughter Jody was unable to protect Caroline from the "injustice" and the "hurt" (Image: Instagram @carolineflack)

In her own words, Caroline insisted she was not a domestic abuser and she said she was taking responsibility for the "accident" that night.

Caroline explained it was her own blood on the bed which emerged in a picture of her bedroom following the row.

In the sad message, the telly host confessed her world collapsed within 24 hours of her arrest in mid-December which saw her charged with common assault.

Flack took her own life at aged 40 at her London flat on Saturday just weeks ahead of her trial (Image: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)

As a result of her arrest, the Strictly Come Dancing star lost her multi-million pound hosting job on Love Island and her plush home.

Caroline gave a searingly honest admission of her mental health struggles for more than 10 years while she was in the limelight.

She wrote: "I've been having some sort of emotional breakdown for a very long time.

"But I am NOT a domestic abuser. We had an argument and an accident happened. An accident. The blood that someone SOLD to a newspaper was MY blood and that was something very sad and very personal.

"The reason I am talking today is because my family can't take anymore. I've lost my job. My home. My ability to speak. And the truth has been taken out of my hands and used as entertainment."

Samaritans (116 123) operates a 24-hour service available every day of the year. If you prefer to write down how you’re feeling, or if you’re worried about being overheard on the phone, you can email Samaritans at jo@samaritans.org

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