KATIE Price's fiancé Carl Woods has vowed to stand by her side after her alleged "drug and drink driving" crash.
The 43-year-old star was taken to hospital and arrested after rolling her car at 6.20am today.
Car dealer Carl, 32, released a statement on Instagram in which he called Katie "a rough diamond".
He wrote: "Relationships are tested. People test each other – but when you love someone like I love Katie. You enjoy the highs and good times together.
"Katie is a rough diamond. She has her imperfections however they make perfect to me. She just needs that extra help to be polished. The sunlight will shine through her once again and the sparkles that she brings to everyone will return.
"I love you Katie 100%. My Dolly, always here, always will be."
Katie's family also released a statement revealing they've been worried by issues in her life for some time and implored her to get help.
They said:“As a family we have for some time been concerned about Katie’s wellbeing and overall mental health. Today our worst fears nearly came true. As a family we have been and will continue to help Kate and get the help she needs.
“We hope that she will realise that she cannot battle her issues alone.
“We are concerned and worried about her deeply, we know she lives her life publicly and to many she is fair game, but as a family we hope she can find her path privately moving forward during this very difficult time in her life.
“We are not asking for sympathy – just that it is recognised Kate is unwell.”
They ended by adding: “It takes great strength for one to acknowledge they need help. We hope the door is now open for Kate to learn to love herself and to be happy within.
“Mental illness is not a personal failure.”
Police at the scene arrested Katie, who is understood to be banned from driving, for alleged drink-driving – and she may now face jail time if charged and found guilty.
During an appearance on yesterday's Good Morning Britain, the star appeared to confirm that she is still serving a driving ban, and won't get her licence back until later this year.
A source said of today's accident: "Katie rolled her car and was in a bad way when police arrived.
"She's in hospital now and everyone is desperately worried about her and why she was driving."
A Sussex Police spokeswoman confirmed: "Police responded to reports of a single-vehicle collision on the B2135 near Partridge Green around 6.20am on Tuesday (September 28).
"A woman, 43, was arrested on suspicion of driving while above the legal limit for alcohol and drugs, and has been taken to hospital to be checked over.
"The road was blocked temporarily while recovery of the vehicle was arranged."
Paramedics added that they were called to the early morning crash and took one person to hospital.
The crash came just hours after Katie spoke about her difficulty visiting son Harvey at his residential college in Cheltenham because she can't get behind the wheel.
She explained on yesterday's GMB: "Obviously I don't get my licence back until December, so I can't just whizz in the car down there and it's not close."
Katie expected to get her driving licence back in April, but was banned for a further six months following an admin bungle.
The mother-of-five served an 18-month disqualification after withholding the identity of the driver of her pink Range Rover following a crash.
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