Emily Phillips inquest is opened

Emily Phillips
Emily Phillips
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An inquest has been opened and adjourned into the death of 25-year-old Emily Phillips, of Boothtown, Halifax.

Emily died in a road accident at Boothtown on January 13 which also left her partner Paul Smith and their two children injured.

Police inquiries are continuing into the accident at Boothtown Road near the family’s home at Woodlands.

Now that the inquest has been opened Emily’s funeral is expected to be held shortly.

The family have expressed thanks for the support from the community as they struggle to come to terms with their loss.