Addict jailed for hit-and-run collision which killed jogger

Picture shows Mark Heeley at Doncaster Crown Court. Derek Lyon, 52-years-old, was jogging on Ruddle Lane in Micklebring. He died after being hit by Mark Heeley, 38-years-old, who was driving a yellow Iveco Tipper Lorry. Mark Heeley was charged with causing death by dangerous driving, failing to stop at the scene of a collision, driving whilst disqualified and driving without insurance.

Picture shows Mark Heeley at Doncaster Crown Court. Derek Lyon, 52-years-old, was jogging on Ruddle Lane in Micklebring. He died after being hit by Mark Heeley, 38-years-old, who was driving a yellow Iveco Tipper Lorry. Mark Heeley was charged with causing death by dangerous driving, failing to stop at the scene of a collision, driving whilst disqualified and driving without insurance.

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A HEROIN addict has been jailed for six years after he killed a jogger in a hit-and-run collision.

Mark Heeley admitted dangerous driving when the wing mirror of the lorry he was driving hit and killed 52-year-old Derek Lyon in Old Denaby in March this year.

Doncaster Crown Court heard how the 38-year-old, of Memoire Grove in Rossington, had previously been banned from driving 14 times.

 

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