Driver who caused triple-fatal crash while trawling dating sites to have ‘lenient’ sentence reviewed


An HGV driver who killed three people when he ploughed into their vehicles on the A1 while looking at dating sites on his mobile phone is to have his sentence reviewed to determine if it was too lenient. Ion Onut was jailed for eight years and 10 months following the “truly harrowing” crash on the northbound carriageway in county Durham last year. Onut admitted three counts of causing death by dangerous driving. His Scania lorry was travelling at 58mph when […]