An inquest has been opened and adjourned into the death of 14-year-old Liberty Baker.
The Henry Box School pupil was killed as she walked to school last Monday when a car mounted the kerb in Curbridge Road.
Yesterday at Oxfordshire Coroner’s Court coroner Darren Salter said a date for the hearing was yet to be decided. He said the preliminary cause of death was head injuries and adjourned for a review of the case on September 8.
- On Saturday we said an 18-year-old had been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving. In fact it was death by dangerous driving. He was bailed to August 10.
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6:26pm Thursday 25th December 2014
SNOW could fall in Oxfordshire on Boxing Day or in the early hours of the 27th, the Met Office is forecasting.
8:36am Friday 26th December 2014
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12:48pm Thursday 25th December 2014
THERE will be more than a few surprise Christmas gifts received in Oxfordshire this morning, but two families are celebrating very special (little) ones.
9:00am Wednesday 24th December 2014
A WINDFALL of more than £87m will be spent on fixing potholes across Oxfordshire from next year.
8:39pm Wednesday 24th December 2014
A FAMILY were left without Christmas gifts today, after burglars broke into their home and stole them, police said.
11:23am Wednesday 24th December 2014
YOUNGSTERS looking up in wonderment on Christmas Eve might just be able to catch a glimpse of what they think is Santa and his reindeer tonight.