Essex

Fatal Essex crash driver found not guilty

  • 30 June 2014
  • From the section Essex

A man accused of causing the death of a 21-year-old woman in Essex in a three-car crash, has been found not guilty after a trial.

Kegan Gates, 21, of Stanford-le-Hope, was driving a BMW car that was in collision with a VW Golf and another car, on 15 December 2012.

The front-seat passenger in the Golf, Sophie Lennox, from Edmonton, died in the crash on the A1089 near Orsett.

Mr Gates was acquitted after the trial at Basildon Crown Court.

More on this story

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites