RAYLEIGH, UK. (THECOUNT) — Police have identify a man who died following a collision in Canewdon as Terry Coppins of Rayleigh, UK.

The fatal single-vehicle accident occurred on Creeksea Ferry Road in Canewdon, when the BMW M6 Coppins was operating exited the roadway and crashed.


An unidentified 16-year-old girl who was also traveling in the vehicle at the time of the crash was transported to an area hospital for observation.

THECOUNT.com has learned, Coppins, 32, made local headlines in 2014 for founding the crimefighting Facebook community, “Rayleigh Protection Group.”

Coppins from Rayleigh, sadly died in hospital on Thursday, June 21, after the BMW M6 he was driving left the road in Creeksea Ferry Road at around 9.20pm on Wednesday June 20. source

Anyone with information on the deadly crash is urged to contact local police.