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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
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