Paul Dye

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Incident summary

Collision with stationary tractor on B1150 at Beeston St Andrew, Norfolk. Died later in hospital.

At an inquest, two witnesses gave evidence that Paul was riding at speed with his head down and failed to see the tractor ahead of him, parked partly on the road by a farm gate. He rode into it with no evasive action and suffered fatal injuries. A verdict of road traffic collision was recorded.

Alan Cronin

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Incident summary

Collision with Fiat van at junction 7 of the A483 northbound.

Legal summary

Damian Niepieklo arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, failing to stop after an accident and failing to report an accident, and was remanded in custody.

The CPS dropped the charge of causing death by dangerous driving but Niepielko admittied causing death by careless driving. He was also found guilty of failing to stop or report an accident by magistrates at Wrexham Magistrates’ Court.  He was sentenced by Judge Rhys Rowlands on October 2 to 12 months’ imprisonment and a two year driving ban.