Inquest on death of teen driver Ellie Nixon is opened at Landmark House in Ipswich

PUBLISHED: 18:39 11 June 2015 | UPDATED: 18:09 12 June 2015

Ellie Nixon

Ellie Nixon


The inquest for Felixstowe teenager Ellie Nixon has been adjourned until later this year.

The 18-year-old was driving a silver Ford Ka on May 13 when it collided with a lorry in a lay-by on the eastbound A14 at Bucklesham.

The cause of the students death was given as head injuries as a result of a road traffic collision, Suffolk coroner Peter Dean said during the inquest at Landmark House in Ipswich today. He also offered his condolences to Miss Nixon’s family and friends.

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