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A nineteen year old man has been jailed for eight years for causing the death of his girlfriend.

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Man jailed for 8 years for causing death of his girlfriend

Lewis Young has been jailed for 8 years Credit: Hampshire Constabulary

A man from Havant has been jailed for 8 years for causing the death of his girlfriend.

Payton Sparks, who was 16-years-old, died and a 14-year-old boy was seriously injured when a Vauxhall Tigra driven by Lewis Young left the road and struck a building.

He had pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving.

The incident happened in May this year on Petersfield Road in Havant.

Payton died at the scene whilst the 14-year-old boy sustained serious injuries.

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