Family’s tribute to tragic Lewis Knapp after death crash driver sentenced
The family of a much-loved 20-year-old who died in a road accident say ‘no length of jail sentence’ for his killer will ever get them over his death.
Lewis Knapp, of Boldon Colliery, died last April after being struck by a car on Anderson Street, in South Shields.
The driver of the vehicle involved in the collision, 21-year-old Connor Emms, was today jailed for four-and-a-half years after previously pleading guilty to causing death by dangerous driving at a hearing in November.
Lewis lived at home with his mother, Michelle Norton, and his partner Caitlyn Hardy.
After Emms was sentenced at... read more
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