Lorry driver admits killing mother and three children while distracted by phone
A lorry driver has admitted killing three children and a mother while distracted by his mobile phone in a "devastating" crash, Thames Valley police have said.
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... read more
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