The court was told on Tuesday of his death in a single-vehicle crash, with Carson's car leaving a road and hitting a tree. The accident took place 15 minutes before he was due in court Monday. The judge ruled that the case be closed.
Carson had worked at English clubs Norwich, Peterborough and Cambridge. Police said the allegations against him involved 11 victims, all boys under the age of 16, between 1978 and 2009.
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