Inquest into road death of tragic teen

AN inquest is to be opened into the death of a teenager who died after a car crash at the weekend.

Laurence Cawley

AN inquest is to be opened into the death of a teenager who died after a car crash at the weekend.

Benjamin Potter, 19, of The Owell in Pakenham, Bury St Edmunds, was driving a car along the A134 at Bridge Street at Alpheton, near Sudbury, when he collided with another vehicle on Saturday.

Mr Potter was taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge but died the following day.


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An inquest will be opened into his death at 3.30pm today at the Coroner's Office at Bury police station. It will then be adjourned until a later date when a full hearing is expected to take place.

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