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Mum in car crash saved son as 'last act'

Mum in car crash saved son as 'last act'
Thursday 21
21:30 2019

Image copyright Durham Police Image caption Stuart Levy claimed the Kirkups had run out when the lights were on green A speeding driver who was not wearing his glasses when he hit a mother and her son on a pedestrian crossing has been jailed for more than five years. Shantelle Kirkup died after being struck on St Cuthbert's Way, Darlington, in May last year. Her "last act of care" was to propel her six-year-old son out of the path of Stuart Levy. Levy, 37, admitted causing death by dangerous driving and causing serious injury by dangerous driving. He displayed an ...

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Summary: Stuart Levy is jailed for five years for killing Shantelle Kirkup, who propelled her son to safety.

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