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 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.