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Man sentenced following fatal road traffic collision, S-o-T

A man has been jailed for 12 months after being convicted of causing death by careless driving in Stoke-on-Trent.

Shakeeb Zamir, aged 21, of Sneyd Green, Stoke-on-Trent, pleaded guilty to causing the death of Kayden Dunn, aged seven, on Repington Road in April 2016. Kayden was a pedestrian involved in the collision with a black Volvo XC90, driven by Zamir.

He pleaded guilty, and was sentenced, at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court today, Friday 19 May.

He was sentenced to 12 months in prison; a two-year driving ban (which begins upon release from prison) and will have to take an extended retest.

A detailed investigation into the circumstances of the collision was carried out by the force's Collision Investigation Unit.

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Fatal road accident
Posted by: Peter barton | 20 May 2017, 22:42PM
Simply not long enough. This speeding culture is still not been dealt with and is out of control. 12 months for a life is disgusting.