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Ipswich Docks death: Court verdict

An Essex lorry driver has been found guilty of gross negligence manslaughter at Ipswich Crown Court.

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Lorry driver guilty over Ipswich docks death

The scene at Ipswich Docks Credit: ITV News

An Essex lorry driver has been found guilty of gross negligence manslaughter at Ipswich Crown Court.

Paul Napier, 48, from Clacton-on-sea, Essex was found guilty after the ten-day trial.

Neville Wightman, 52, died after he was crushed when a section of pontoon tipped off the back of a lorry parked on Cliff Road, Ipswich in December 2011.

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