Jus­tice at last Fam­ily’s re­lief as for­eign lorry driver is jailed for fa­tal crash

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Front Page -

when he crashed into an un­lit trailer as it pulled out in front of him in dark­ness on a mo­tor­way.

Her­bert Glaesser, 57, from Ger­many, was mak­ing his first trip to the UK when he parked in the fast lane of the M26 in Jan­uary 2005 hav­ing mis­taken the un­lit stretch of mo­tor­way for the hard shoul­der.

Mr Gon­za­lez’s mother, Daphne, 69, and fam­ily were told last week that Glaesser has now fi­nally been jailed in Ger­many, more than five years af­ter the in­ci­dent.

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