Grieving mum Karen Marchant is pleading with people not to get behind the wheel after a drink - her life has been torn apart by the death of daughter Rebecca at the hands of a drink-driver.
A journey of just one and a half miles taking less than four minutes ended with the car Rebecca Marchant was a passenger in hitting a tree. She died instantly. The driver - 34 year old family friend Alex McBride - was twice the drink drive limit and had traces of cannabis is his system. In an emotional police video released today Karen Marchant describes the impact of drink driving.