Wilfred Museka caused the death of aspiring young model Rebecca Caine, when he drove the wrong way on the M62 motorway. The 31 year old asylum seeker from Manchester was at the wheel of his Renault Megane when he hit a Chevrolet Matiz near to Milnrow, Rochdale in September.
20 year old Rebecca Caine from Leeds died and three others were hurt in the crash.
Museka pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving when he appeared at Manchester's Minshull Street Crown Court. He also faces charges of driving without insurance and driving other than in accordance with a driving licence.
Rebecca leaves behind a twin brother Jack, a younger sister Emma, her mother Susan, her partner Russell and father Tim and his wife Joanne.