M1 crash trucker's firm 'unaware' his licence was revoked
A lorry driver that caused the death of eight people on the M1 motorway had not revealed his professional licence had been revoked, his employer said.
Ryszard Masierak was stopped in the inside lane when his lorry was involved in the fatal crash, last August.
His employer Ahmed Elmagdoub said Masierak had had his licence checked on joining AIM Logistics in June and reviews were due every three months.
Masierak, 31, had not told them it was revoked in July, Mr Elmagdoub added.
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