Inquest hears of tragic death of Tilbury’s Cameron Phillips
Date posted: 19-09-2012
A 16-year-old from Tilbury had only just passed his driving test when he was killed when his moped struck a lamppost, an inquest heard.
Cameron Phillips of Sullivan Road, Tilbury was declared dead at Basildon Hospital after the accident in Brennan Road, Tilbury, on 11 March.
The inquest in Chelmsford heard the former Hassenbrook Academy teenager’s bike had been modified to make it more powerful.
Essex and Thurrock Coroner Caroline Beasley-Murray recorded a verdict of accident death.
The inquest heard Cameron died of head injuries.