Video - Horrific CCTV footage of pensioner getting hit by speeding motorist

A Birmingham man has been jailed for three years for causing serious injury to an elderly man by dangerous driving in Sutton Coldfield last November.

Wednesday, 9th September 2015, 2:14 pm

Gurpreet Sandhu of Church Lane, Handsworth, had pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing at Birmingham Crown Court, to the offence after he hit 91-year-old Horace Downes as he crossed Brassington Avenue to go and place a bet on the horses.

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The 27-year-old was driving his Honda Civic at speeds above 56mph in a 30mph limit and in heavy rainfall.