Search

Inquest opened into death of 24-year-old who died after road crash

PUBLISHED: 16:45 11 October 2018 | UPDATED: 16:46 11 October 2018

An inquest has been opened into the death of Bradley Raper who died following a collision near Thetford. Picture: supplied by Chantelle Dwyer

An inquest has been opened into the death of Bradley Raper who died following a collision near Thetford. Picture: supplied by Chantelle Dwyer

Archant

An inquest has been opened and adjourned into the death of a popular 24-year-old who died after a road crash near Thetford.

Bradley Raper, who lived in Brooks Drive, Scarning, near Dereham, died on Wednesday, October 3, the day after he was involved in a road collision on the A1066 near the Shadwell Estate.

Norfolk coroner’s court heard on Thursday, October 11 that Mr Raper, a furniture remover, died at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.

The cause of death was given as traumatic brain injury.

The inquest was adjourned for a pre-inquest review on January 10 next year.

Tributes have been paid to Mr Raper. His mother, Sallie Denmark, said: “He was just my world.”

A keen sportsman, he played for both Bradenham Cricket Club and Dereham Cricket Club, as well as following Norwich City Football Club.

Other news

Yesterday, 17:16

The family of 24-year-old Bradley Raper, who died after being involved in a car accident near Thetford, are raising money for the East Anglian Air Ambulance in his memory.

Yesterday, 17:10

Hundreds of people have signed a petition opposing plans to build a new town in mid Norfolk.

Yesterday, 16:32

Northgate High School got into the musical spirit on Monday October 15 when students were visited by the Power of Muzik, a new programme created to empower and inspire young people.

Yesterday, 14:57

An inspector for the RSPCA has spoken of his heartbreak after the discovery of a group of abandoned dogs on a country road in north Norfolk.

Most Read

Yesterday, 17:16

The family of 24-year-old Bradley Raper, who died after being involved in a car accident near Thetford, are raising money for the East Anglian Air Ambulance in his memory.

Read more
Addenbrooke's Hospital
Yesterday, 17:10

Hundreds of people have signed a petition opposing plans to build a new town in mid Norfolk.

Read more
Breckland District Council
Yesterday, 16:32

Northgate High School got into the musical spirit on Monday October 15 when students were visited by the Power of Muzik, a new programme created to empower and inspire young people.

Read more
Northgate High School
Yesterday, 14:57

An inspector for the RSPCA has spoken of his heartbreak after the discovery of a group of abandoned dogs on a country road in north Norfolk.

Read more
Norfolk police
Yesterday, 12:40

A woman involved in a crash which closed the A47 for about six hours has described her shock after her boyfriend had to be airlifted to hospital.

Read more
Norfolk and Norwich Hospital

Most Commented

Yesterday, 17:16

The family of 24-year-old Bradley Raper, who died after being involved in a car accident near Thetford, are raising money for the East Anglian Air Ambulance in his memory.

Read more
Addenbrooke's Hospital
Yesterday, 17:10

Hundreds of people have signed a petition opposing plans to build a new town in mid Norfolk.

Read more
Breckland District Council
Yesterday, 16:32

Northgate High School got into the musical spirit on Monday October 15 when students were visited by the Power of Muzik, a new programme created to empower and inspire young people.

Read more
Northgate High School
Yesterday, 14:57

An inspector for the RSPCA has spoken of his heartbreak after the discovery of a group of abandoned dogs on a country road in north Norfolk.

Read more
Norfolk police
Yesterday, 12:40

A woman involved in a crash which closed the A47 for about six hours has described her shock after her boyfriend had to be airlifted to hospital.

Read more
Norfolk and Norwich Hospital

Local Weather

Rain

Rain

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 8°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dereham Times e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Dereham Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy