A Merseyrail guard has been told a teenager "paid for his criminal negligence with her life" after she fell to her death between the train and the platform at Liverpool's James St station. Christopher McGee was today jailed for five years for causing the death of 16 year old Georgia Varley.
He had signalled for a train to move when Georgia was leaning against the carriage.
McGee showed no emotion as a judge passed his sentence. told him Georgia had paid with her life for his "appalling disregard" for her safety. Our correspondent Rachel Townsend reports:
A railway guard convicted of the manslaughter of a drunk teenager after he signalled for a train to move has been jailed for five years.
A railway guard accused of causing the death of a teenager who fell under a train in Liverpool has been convicted of manslaughter.
The guard accused of the manslaughter of Georgia Varley says he didn't see any reason not to move the train that the teenager fell under