Mother haunted by recording of daughter describing how she was tortured by pimp

***Trigger warning***

A chilling voice recording continues to haunt a Nova Scotia mother as she struggles to understand her daughter's destructive path into human trafficking and her ultimate death.

When she died last summer in a car crash, the 21-year-old woman's only possession was a cellphone that documented how she'd been tortured by her pimp and other men.

"They like burnt me with cigarettes and stuff and lit my hair on fire and burnt me with the lighters," she said on a 46-second voice memo recorded on the phone prior to her death.

Her mother, who had repeatedly begged police to help her daughter, to little avail, stumbled upon the recording about a month after the young woman's funeral.

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