Jimmy died with his integrity intact, Ford Kuga fire inquest hears

2019-09-03 21:10

Reshall Jimmy died with his integrity intact when his Ford Kuga went up in flames, after speculation he had been on a gambling binge or had had an altercation with a group of mystery men were proved wrong, the inquest into his death has heard.

Ford Kuga: Jimmy family withdraws legally from inquest, believes evidence dispels 'unfounded rumours'

2019-08-05 12:56

The family of Reshall Jimmy, whose death is the subject of a High Court inquest, will no longer be participating in the probe into what transpired when he was found dead in his Ford Kuga four years ago.

Kuga fire: No failure 'within Ford's control', says expert

2019-05-22 20:41

A US expert hired by Ford concluded that the cause of the fire in the late Reshall Jimmy's Ford Kuga was "undetermined", as the inquest into his death continues.

Ford Kuga death: Hooting heard amid the flames of Reshall Jimmy's blazing car

2019-05-21 20:13

The expert in the inquest into whether a control module caused the fire in the Ford Kuga Reshall Jimmy was found dead in, provided a timeline of what happened to his vehicle as a blaze engulfed it.

Missing passwords, a mystery unburnt water bottle: Ford Kuga fire case heats up

2019-05-20 20:49

Startling claims emerged during the inquest of how the late Reshall Jimmy died when his remains were found in a burnt Ford Kuga.

Ford to present evidence in the inquest into Reshall Jimmy's death

2019-05-20 05:24

Motor company, Ford will present its evidence in the inquest into the death of Reshall Jimmy at the Western Cape High Court.

Inquest into Reshall Jimmy's fiery death in a Ford Kuga starts on his birthday

2019-03-18 21:32

On the day Reshall Jimmy would have turned 37, a massive inquest into what led to him being burnt to death in a Ford Kuga got underway in the Western Cape High Court.

Gunshots and 10-hour casino visits: Allegations fly before Jimmy inquest even starts

2019-02-04 16:08

Ten witness statements are still outstanding in the inquest into the death of Reshall Jimmy, who was found dead in his burnt-out Ford Kuga four years ago, and they include shocking allegations of gunfire and 10-hour-long casino visits.

Ford boss wanted post-mortem, toxicology reports from Kuga victim's family

2017-05-25 14:26

After the former CEO of Ford SA had offered to give the elderly mother of Reshall Jimmy a new Ford in a meeting with the family last week, he also requested a long list of information from them in order to reach a settlement.


Jimmy family, Ford SA find 'closure' in Kuga inferno saga

2019-08-05 17:57

The evidence presented during the inquest into Reshall Jimmy’s death has brought closure to his family, four years after he died, seated in his Ford Kuga while on holiday in Wilderness.

Fire investigator blames electrical short circuit for Ford Kuga blaze that killed Reshall Jimmy

2019-05-27 17:32

A fire investigator who probed the blaze in which Reshall Jimmy died while strapped into his Ford Kuga has found that an electrical short circuit caused the fire, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

No reason why Reshall Jimmy could not have left burning Ford Kuga, inquest told

2019-05-22 14:46

Simulated fire tests show there was no reason the late Reshall Jimmy could not have gotten out of his Ford Kuga before a massive blaze which burnt it out, the company's US-based expert has told the Western Cape High Court.

Stop 'playing cat and mouse' games, Ford Kuga inquest judge warns legal teams

2019-05-21 12:25

The inquest into what caused the late Reshall Jimmy's Ford Kuga to burst into flames with him inside started with a severe dressing down from the judge to the lawyers for "playing cat and mouse" over evidence.

Half a Ford Kuga chassis in court - expert establishes credentials in Reshall Jimmy death case

2019-05-20 12:35

Ford brought the big guns in for the resumption of the inquest into whether a fault in its Kuga model was responsible for the death of Reshall Jimmy.

Ford Kuga Inquest: Noise near burnt-out Kuga not a gunshot says witness

2019-03-27 15:41

A retired engineer insisted that he did not hear a gunshot on the night Reshall Jimmy's burnt body was found inside his Ford Kuga as the inquest into whether there is any culpability for his death continues.

Ford digs up litany of unexplored claims ahead of inquest into burnt Kuga

2019-02-06 09:35

Unexplained casino chips, a 'bullet cartridge' and a suspicious maroon car are among a litany of unexplored claims which the Ford Motor Company dug up ahead of a High Court inquest into the death of Reshall Jimmy.

Ford Kuga death: 'It's been a fight to get to this day', says family as inquest is set to begin

2018-11-23 17:12

The family of Reshall Jimmy, who was found dead in a burnt Ford Kuga in 2015, hopes an inquest into his death will bring them the closure they need to understand his passing.

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