EastEnders fans have been left stunned by a dramatic and heartbreaking twist which saw Sylvie Carter killed in a tragic accident as she ran herself a bath and was electrocuted when a CD player fell into the water with her. The character, who had been suffering with dementia, was set to go into full time care and Tina had taken her to a party at the Queen Vic so she could enjoy one more night with her family.
But when Michelle Fowler’s crash left Whitney Carter shaken as it brought back memories of the bus accident that almost killed her, Tina was distracted from her mum as she tried to console her. Upstairs, confused Sylvie wandered into the bathroom, ran a bath and brought the CD player through, but tragedy struck in a devastating turn of events that will leave the whole Carter family destroyed all over again.With Tina left broken by the loss of her mum, she will soon be forced to break the news to Shirley in prison – and she will need her sister more than ever. But how will Shirley respond to Sylvie’s death after everything they went through – and will Tina be forced to battle with her grief on her own with the Carters already fractured?