Distraught driver reveals crash which killed dad-of-three was caused by a POTHOLE
A motorist whose car spun out of control and killed a motorcyclist after it hit a pothole has told an inquest the accident was 'like a dream'.
Alice Rylett said she lost control of her Renault Clio after it hit a 'rut' on the unclassified U525 road near Thimbleby just as motorcyclist Thomas Fairholm, 46, was riding round the corner.
As the car was spinning, Mr Fairholm's bike smashed into the side of the vehicle.
The father of three young children suffered multiple fractures and internal injuries was airlifted to Hull Royal Infirmary after the accident on June 2. He died in the hospital... read more
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