Jessica Falkholt and sister Annabelle fighting to life after vehicle crash

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Pia Miller - who played Katarina Chapman on the soap, and actor Jackson Heywood, who plays the show's Brody Morgan - have both sent good wishes to the actress, who is fighting for her life in hospital.

The accident took place on Boxing Day morning on the Princes Highway at Mondayong, about 400 metres north of the Bendalong turnoff and south of Sussex Inlet, with onlookers rushing to free the passengers.

The horrific vehicle crash that killed their parents- Lars Falkholt, 69, and his wife Vivian, 60, - is believed to of been caused by a head on collision.

As well as her two-month stint on Home and Away, Jessica has appeared in many stage plays and also stars in the supernatural thriller Harmony, set to be released in 2018.

The 28-year-old actress, as well as her sister Annabelle, are said to be in critical condition after the crash happened on Boxing Day.

Witnesses and police pulled Falkholt and her sister Annabelle, 21, from the wreckage as the vehicles were engulfed in flames.

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The sisters lost both of their parents in the crash.

According to local news, the two sisters were airlifted to separate hospitals and have since been joined by family, where they remain in a critical condition.

It is understood that family members have been informed of the accident.

Meanwhile, police have also confirmed they are investigating the behaviour of Whitall, the driver of the other auto who was also killed - and are struggling to establish whether he was using his phone at the time of the collision.

"This Christmas and New Year period is meant to be a time of happiness and to spend time with family and sadly for many, this has resulted in tragedy", he continued.

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