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Drink driver jailed after killing 60-year-old cyclist who was pushing her bike over pedestrian crossing

A drunk driver who killed a 60-year-old woman who was pushing her bike has been jailed for eight years.

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Mandeep Singh, 45, from Regina Drive, Walsall, was over the prescribed limit when he struck a 60-year-female cyclist on Lower Rushall Street, Walsall, on July 13, 2021.

The victim, who has not been named, was pushing her bike over a pedestrian crossing on Lower Rushall Street when Singh struck her with his car.

Mendeep Singh has been jailed for eight years following the death of a 60-year-old woman

Directly following the collision, Singh stopped for around six seconds before he again drove over his victim who was lying in the carriageway.

After striking her a second time, Singh then stopped his car, a Volkswagen Polo, before he was apprehended by members of the public.

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