Lorry driver jailed for death by dangerous driving following a fatal crash on the A5 in Northamptonshire

Adam Szoltek has been jailed for two years and nine months for causing death by dangerous driving
Adam Szoltek has been jailed for two years and nine months for causing death by dangerous driving
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A lorry driver has been sentenced to two years and nine months in prison following a fatal crash on the A5 in Northamptonshire.

Adam Szoltek, 32, of Cressage Road, Coventry, was driving a Daf lorry near the junction of Long Buckby Wharf, on the evening of October 28 2013, when the collision with a blue Ford Ka took place.

The 65-year-old man driving the Ka died at the scene.

Szoltek was charged on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Szoltek was also disqualified from driving for four and a half years when he appeared at Northampton Crown Court on Monday.