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Former football coach who crashed car before abuse trial ‘took his own life’

Former football coach who crashed car before abuse trial ‘took



Michael ‘Kit’ Carson crashed into tree on first day of trial for sexual abuse charges involving 11 boysProfile: a football star-maker with a dark history of alleged abuseA junior football coach killed himself on the morning of his trial on child sexual abuse charges by driving his car at speed directly into a tree, an inquest into his death has concluded.Michael ‘Kit’ Carson, 75, who helped develop a series of well-known footballers, was driving in the wrong direction on his way to Peterborough crown court where his trial would take place, the inquest was told on Monday. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/sep/09/michael-kit-carson-football-coach-crashed-car-sex-abuse-trial-took-his-own-life

Author : Steven Morris

Publish date : 2019-09-09 14:27:09

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