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Man pleads guilty to causing death of London rapper Cadet after minicab crash 

Updated: Dec 5, 2019

A man has pleaded guilty to causing the death of a London rap artist earlier this year.

Jordan Birch, 23, from Woore, Shropshire, pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving and serious injury by dangerous driving following a fatal road traffic collision on Main Road, Wrinehill on 9 February.

Blaine Cameron Johnson, 28, also known as Cadet, died after the Toyota Prius minicab he was travelling in on the way to a gig at Keele University was involved in a collision with a Vauxhall Combo van at 1.30am. Sadly, he died at the scene.

He pleaded guilty at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court on 4 December. Birch will be sentenced on 9 January.

Image credit: Taxipoint


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