Lorry driver admits killing mother and three children while distracted by phone
Tomasz Kroker, 30, from Trajan Walk, Andover, Hampshire, drove into stationary traffic at an estimated 50mph.
Tracey Houghton, 45, from Bedfordshire, Josh Houghton, 11, Ethan Houghton,13, and Aimee Goldsmith, 11, all died at the scene.
Five others were injured in the crash which happened shortly after 5.10pm on August 10.
Kroker pleaded guilty to four counts of causing death by dangerous driving and one count of causing serious injury by dangerous driving at Reading Crown Court on Monday, the Crown Prosecution Service said.
He will be sentenced on October 31.
The collision happened on the... read more
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