An inquest has opened into the death of a woman during a police chase. 

Aisatou Baldeh, 28, had been driving a Nissan Juke on the A143 near the Old Harleston Road junction close to Earsham, near Bungay on August 13.

The police had been pursuing a Land Rover Defender, which collided with the Juke.

The Juke Mrs Baldeh was driving had not been involved in the pursuit

At Norfolk Coroner’s Court, Jacqueline Lake, the senior coroner for Norfolk, said Mrs Baldeh had been born on November 2, 1994 in Gualta, a village in Catalonia, Spain. 

She was employed as a factory worker and lived in Lowestoft. 

The men in the Land Rover were arrested.

Marcin Jablonski, 43, of Mutfordwood Lane, Carlton Colville, near Lowestoft, has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving, causing death while driving with no insurance, causing death while driving disqualified, aggravated vehicle taking and criminal damage

Thomaz Urbaniak, 26, of All Saints Road, Newmarket, has been charged with aggravated vehicle taking.

The incident was referred to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) by Norfolk and Suffolk police forces, as is standard procedure.

The inquest was adjourned for a pre-inquest review, to take place on November 20.