Jessica played Hope Morrison in the soap in 2016

Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt’s sister, Annabelle, has died as a result of a car crash that took place on Boxing Day in Ulladulla, New South Wales.

Her sister, Jessica, who played Hope Morrison on the soap in 2016 remains in a coma.

Jessica is now the only survivor of the crash, which also killed both her parents, Lars and Vivian Falkholt, as well as another man, Craig Anthony Whitall.

Jessica played fiesty Hope Morrison in Home and Away

The sisters were airlifted to hospital after the car crash,  but Annabelle, 21, has now died.

Home and Away stars have been taking to social media to rally round and show support for their co-star in the wake of the tragic accident.

Actress Pia Miller, who played Katarina Chapman on the soap wrote: “Thinking of you”.

Actor Jackson Heywood who plays Brody Morgan also shared his prayers for Jessica.

Fans have also shown their shock over the horrible events and have been sharing their wishes and prayers for Jessica online.

The crash has been described by Australian police as ‘an absolute tragedy’.

Jessica played Hope for 16 episodes in the show last year.

She will star in a fantasy film called Harmony, out next year.