Drink-driver jailed after leaving fiance to die

Ceiron Cook admitted causing death by careless driving while over the alcohol limit. Credit: Wales News Service

A drink-driver has been jailed for four years after he abandoned his fiance in the wreckage of a car crash.

Ceiron Cook, 36 and from Dowlais in Merthyr Tydfil, ran home and went to bed after the crash, in Merthyr, last year.

Lynsey Popp, who was 28 and a mother of two, was found by passers-by.

She had died at the scene.

Lynsey Popp was found in the passenger seat, with the car smashed into a tree. Credit: Wales News Service