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Justice For Man Killed In Accident Near Bridport

Stephen Fawett

12:51pm 15th August 2014

A man's been sentenced to 6 years and 6 months in prison for causing a fatal accident on the A35 near Bridport.

49-year-old Stephen Fawcett (pictured here) died when he was hit by a vehicle being driven by David Churcher on the 19th of August last year.

In a statement to Wessex FM - Steven Fawcett's family said;

"It is with a heavy heart that today we received some justice seeing Mr David Churcher sentenced to a lengthy prison term, but no matter how long he serves it will not be enough as he has robbed a family of a great man.

"We would also like to thank Dorset Police for all the hard work they put in to bring David Churcher to justice."

Churcher has also been disqualified from driving for 10 months.

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