Van driver who killed her wheelchair-bound cousin due to dirty windscreen avoids jail

Mail Online | 1/4/2017 | Phoebe Southworth For Mailonline
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A van driver who ploughed into her wheelchair-bound cousin - who was paralysed by a sumo suit accident a decade earlier - said she couldn't see through her dirty windscreen.

Hayley Sterna avoided jail after claiming she couldn't see Chris Clements through her Peugeot because muck on the screen caused the sunlight to dazzle her.

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Mr Clements, 40, was in his wheelchair exercising his dog Elsa at the side of the B1052 in Westley Waterless, Cambridgeshire, when Sterna's vehicle struck him on January 4, 2017.

The father-of-three was rushed to Addenbrookes Hospital but died the next morning.

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A decade before the fatal accident, Mr Clements had lost the use of his body from...
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