Miles is the nephew of English model and actor Liz Hurley. Source: Instagram
Miles is the nephew of English model and actor Liz Hurley. Source: Instagram

Liz Hurley’s nephew viciously stabbed on London street

LIZ Hurley made an urgent trip back to Britain on Friday after learning her nephew had been stabbed repeatedly.

The 52-year-old star flew from the US as model Miles Hurley, 21, was fighting for life following the attack in a London street.

Miles and his aunt are extremely close. Source: Instagram
Miles and his aunt are extremely close. Source: Instagram

Miles was stabbed in Nine Elms, South West London, at 8pm on Thursday following a run-in with a stranger.

It is understood the stranger stabbed him several times before fleeing.

A source said: "His (Miles) family feared the worst. Fortunately. it seems the knife missed his vital organs."

Model Miles Hurley was stabbed several times on a London street on Thursday. Pic Stephen Cooper
Model Miles Hurley was stabbed several times on a London street on Thursday. Pic Stephen Cooper

Liz is especially close to Miles, whose mum is her older sister Kate Curran, 54.

Miles has done numerous photo shoots for fashion king Roberto Carvalli and Dolce & Gabbana.

His celebrity aunt was pictured arriving at Heathrow around 9am on Friday, before visiting him.

Hurley rushed home from the US where she was promotin her show The Royals. Source: Instagram
Hurley rushed home from the US where she was promotin her show The Royals. Source: Instagram

Hurley was in the US promoting her television show The Royals.

She is known to be very fond of Miles and in 2013 proudly tweeted one of his early modelling shots, declaring: "Here's my handsome nephew."

He said: "I'm really close to my aunt and she's very supportive of everything I do."

Police said last night that there have so far been no arrests made in relation to the stabbing.

A spokeswoman for Liz Hurley declined to comment.

This story was originally published in The Sun and is republished with permission.

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