Hereford & Worcester

Matthew Cullum death: Kidderminster man jailed after crash

Kamil Jussak Matthew Cullum Image copyright West Mercia Police
Image caption Kamil Jussak was an uninsured driver when he caused the death of Matthew Cullum last year

A driver who drove away after killing a man has been jailed for six months.

Matthew Cullum, 36, was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics after he was found on Hillary Road, in Stourport-on-Severn, in August last year.

Kamil Jussak, 23, from Long Acre in Kidderminster, pleaded guilty at Hereford Crown Court to causing death by driving a vehicle while uninsured.

Mr Cullum's family said they were "satisfied with the result".

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In a statement they said: "No sentence will bring Matt back, however justice has been done today."

Sgt Lee Baker, from West Mercia Police, said: "Jussak has acknowledged the seriousness of the offences and now he will pay the price for his actions."

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Image caption Matthew Cullum was found in the early hours of 29 August and pronounced dead at the scene

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