46-year-old Endris Mohammed is accused of murdering the two children after a house fire.
Alton Towers Crash: Confirmed Girl Injured Had Leg Amputated
Heart's been told one for the four seriously injured at AltonTowers last week has had to have her leg amputated above her left knee.
Leah Washington also has a fractured hand after two carriages collioded on the Smiler last Tuesday.
In a statment her dad says she will need months of rehabilitation after suffering the life-changing injury.
He also thanked family and friends for their support and the emergency services at the scene.
David Washington said: “Leah has suffered a life-changing injury and now has many months of rehabilitation ahead of her.
“We have done this to put people’s minds at rest and we would also ask everyone to respect Leah’s privacy as she undergoes this rehabilitation.
“We would like to thank all the emergency services at the scene and all the hospital staff who saved Leah’s life.”
University Hospitals Of North Midlands have described her current condition as serious but stable.
Meanwhile The theme park in Staffordshire opened its gates to the public again this morning.
The funeral has taked place at Lichfield Cathedral for the woman who became Britain's first rape victim to waive her right to anonymity.
An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Leonne Weeks, 16, who was found dead on a path in Rotherham.
Inquests into the deaths of the 30 Britons, including four from the West Midlands, killed in the Tunisia beach massacre of 2015 will begin today.
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