Lorry driver who hit and killed elderly woman on New Milton crossing spared jail


 

A lorry driver who hit and killed an elderly pedestrian on a pedestrian crossing whilst the traffic lights were on red, has been spared jail. Southampton Crown Court heard how Gary Horbury, 58, of Ferndale Road, New Milton, had been travelling south and came to a stop at a pelican crossing on Station Road in New Milton, Hampshire, with the front of his vehicle overhanging the pedestrian crossing. Margaret Fraser, 89, was traversing the crossing, whilst the pedestrian lights were […]