Hucknall soldier killed in tragic accident

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A soldier from Hucknall has died after being struck by a trailer near Okehampton, Devon.

Private Cameron Laing was struck by an uncoupled trailer and pinned against the towing vehicle at Bracken Tor youth hostel at around 9.45pm on Tuesday.

The 20-year-old man, serving with 7 Theatre Logistic Regiment Royal Logistic Corps, suffered severe head and chest injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.


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