Lorry driver caused death of pal in horror motorway crash after he fell asleep at the wheel

A dangerous driver who caused the death of his friend in a horrific motorway crash was today jailed for six years.

Thomas Curry, 41, claimed he had fallen asleep at the wheel before crashing into the rear of an articulated lorry and skidding off the A74(M) into a fence.

He and his passenger Robert Sharp both suffered head injuries but only Curry survived.

The High Court at Livingston was told that the accused's grey Peugeot 307 was clocked doing 90mph shortly before...
source: Daily Record

2019-10-18 17:59
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