New driver walks free after killing schoolgirl, 15, in moment of ‘inattention’

A newly qualified driver who killed a schoolgirl by hitting her with his car after going through a red light has walked free from court.

Kieran Kennedy, 21, crashed into Megan Scott, 15, as she crossed at traffic lights near her home in East Kilbride on October 18, 2017.

The force of the impact flung Megan into the air and she died shortly after.

Glasgow High Court judge Lord Armstrong spared Kennedy a jail sentence, saying: ‘It was a single careless manoeuvre involving...
source: Metro

2020-01-24 14:47
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