Teenager Ellie Jackson died from traumatic brain injuries after North Dorset crash, inquest hears

Ellie Jackson

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A teenage girl who died three days after a north Dorset car crash had suffered severe head injuries, an inquest heard.

Ellie Jackson, 16, was a front seat passenger in a silver Volkswagen Polo which crashed on the Sherborne Causeway on June 30.

A Bournemouth inquest was told the teenager, from Park Walk in Shaftesbury, died in Southmead Hospital in Bristol on July 3 from traumatic brain injuries.

The inquest was adjourned to a date to be fixed.

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2:44pm Mon 14 Jul 14

Townee says...

What a waste of a young life, why do youngsters think they are invincible these days.
What a waste of a young life, why do youngsters think they are invincible these days. Townee
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3:26pm Mon 14 Jul 14

Sir Beachy Head says...

Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk.
Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk. Sir Beachy Head
  • Score: 6

4:43pm Mon 14 Jul 14

beckyb00123 says...

Sir Beachy Head wrote:
Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk.
No one knows he was at fault. Comments like these are totally unnecessary. Until what actually happened comes out, you should just feel for both families, not make it a statistic.

Condolences to both families.
[quote][p][bold]Sir Beachy Head[/bold] wrote: Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk.[/p][/quote]No one knows he was at fault. Comments like these are totally unnecessary. Until what actually happened comes out, you should just feel for both families, not make it a statistic. Condolences to both families. beckyb00123
  • Score: -1

5:09pm Mon 14 Jul 14

Sir Beachy Head says...

beckyb00123 wrote:
Sir Beachy Head wrote:
Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk.
No one knows he was at fault. Comments like these are totally unnecessary. Until what actually happened comes out, you should just feel for both families, not make it a statistic.

Condolences to both families.
I didn't say he was at fault. What I said was...

Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk.
[quote][p][bold]beckyb00123[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Sir Beachy Head[/bold] wrote: Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk.[/p][/quote]No one knows he was at fault. Comments like these are totally unnecessary. Until what actually happened comes out, you should just feel for both families, not make it a statistic. Condolences to both families.[/p][/quote]I didn't say he was at fault. What I said was... Dying in a boyfriends car is the biggest cause of death for girls 16 to 20 in the uk. Sir Beachy Head
  • Score: 9

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