Shropshire man has pleaded guilty to causing death of rapper Cadet

A man has pleaded guilty to causing the death of a London rap artist earlier this year at a hearing in Stoke-on-Trent.

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 February 9.

Blaine Cameron Johnson, 28, better known as Cadet, died after the Toyota Prius 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.

Birch pleaded guilty at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court today (December 3)

He will be sentenced in January.

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