Crediton: Man Charged After Child's Death

2 March 2015, 17:52 | Updated: 2 March 2015, 17:54

Tributes paid to Crediton 10-year old

Cameron Trivett, 24, of Mill Street, Crediton, has been charged with driving a vehicle that failed to stop after a road traffic collision, and causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving.

It's after the death of a 10-year-old boy following a road traffic collision in Crediton at the weekend. 

Samuel William James Crocker, 10, from the Crediton area, was involved in a collision with a white Vauxhall Combo van shortly before 1.35pm on Saturday 28 February at Threshers. 

Samuel was taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital but he died from his injuries. 

His family have been informed.

Head teacher at Samuel's school Gary Reed posted this tribute on the school's website: CLICK HERE

Trivett was granted conditional bail and his case was sent to Exeter Crown Court for a hearing on March 27th