Articles in The Sun and Express on 31 January 2011
Katie Dagley, 19, was killed in a head-on collision on a brige at Alvecote, near Tamworth, West Midlands.
The bridge was single track, with traffic lights to only allow vehicles to travel one way at a time. An investigation found that the traffic lights had malfunctioned 20 minutes before the crash. There was a trail across the circuit board and it had short-circuited it.
The driver of the, James Cope, 18, told how he saw Katie's car but did not have time to brake.