Lorry driver jailed for four and a half years for causing death in motorway smash

A lorry driver has been sentenced to four and a half years in jail and disqualified from driving for five years for causing the death of a 4-year-old girl in a motorway smash in November 2011.

Robert Booth had pleaded guilty to death by dangerous driving. His lorry was involved in a pile-up involving five vehicles on the southbound carriageway of the M6 motorway near Coleshill.

Youngster Priyanka Bhogal, from Coventry, was in a car that was involved in a collision. She died from her injuries.

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M6 lorry driver jailed

A lorry driver has been jailed for four-and-a-half years after being found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving when a four-year-old girl was killed in a crash on the M6 in 2011.