A truck driver committed
suicide because he was unnecessarily worried about losing his licence, an inquest has heard.
Lee, 38, from Northamptonshire, hanged himself from a bridge over the A52 in Derbyshire in September 2003.
inquest in Derby heard that he believed a roadside camera had caught him speeding - and the extra points would lead to a driving
later showed he had actually not been caught speeding.
It was also revealed
by police that he only had three points on his licence instead of nine, because the other points had been removed.
Mr Lee, a father
of four from Ringstead near Kettering, drove a lorry for a Northamptonshire-based haulage firm.
The Derby coroner
Michael Bird ruled that his death was a suicide.
Tony Franklin of
E:D Truckin said: "Kevin was a model employee and he was liked by all the employees and customers - driving was his life.
devastated to hear the news and still can't believe it is true."