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April 16th, 2013
05:07 PM ET

Grandmother of 2nd bombing victim: 'She was a beautiful girl'

The grandmother of Krystle Campbell, the second victim of the Boston bombings, said, "She was a beautiful girl."

"She was very happy, outgoing, a hard worker, and she was great with me," said Lilian Campbell. "She loved her nana, as I loved her."

Lilian says she last saw her 29-year-old granddaughter last Thursday. The grandmother said there was confusion in the immediate aftermath of the attack, with Krystle's parents being sent to the wrong patient's bed at first. It was not until Tuesday afternoon, said Lilian, that the FBI told her son to go to Massachusetts General Hospital to identify Krystle, but would not let him in to see her, asking him to identify her by a picture.

Lilian said she wants the world to remember Krystle as someone who loved, and was loved.

"She was very close to all of her friends. They loved her, all of her friends did," said Lilian. Her family is grieving now, added Lilian.

"She was a special person in the family."

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