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Boy's death: inquest verdict

An inquest has heard that a star sports pupil from Sussex was run over as he crossed the road to go a rugby match.

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Schoolboy's death: inquest verdict

Coroner records verdict of accidental death in case of 13-year-old pupil William Avery-Wright who was run over, crossing the road to a rugby match outside his private school in West Sussex.

Coroner says Worth School's rule banning pupils his age from crossing the 60mph road were "clearly not adhered to". Coroner Bridget Dolan added: "This was a tragic accident."

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