Motorbike death crash footage released by police
Footage of a crash that killed a motorcyclist has been released in the hope of preventing similar tragedies.
Radoslaw Drzewiecki from Chester-le-Street died when he crashed into a car which pulled out in front of him at a junction.
His fiancée Magdalena Gawel said: "He had his whole life ahead of him. I have not only lost my future husband but my best friend and my soulmate."
The driver of the car, a 46-year-old woman from Stanley, pleaded guilty to causing death by careless driving and was banned from driving for 18 months and ordered to complete 200 hours of community service.
24 May 2017