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Driver admits causing death of walker


A St John’s man has admitted causing death by dangerous driving.

Appearing at Douglas courthouse, 30-year-old Donovan Kitching pleaded guilty to causing the death of Gwen Valentine.

The 62-year-old from Winchester was walking on the Tholt-y-Will Road on April 26 when she was struck by a vehicle.

Kitching, who has also admitted possessing drugs, driving while disqualified and without insurance, will be sentenced on October 23.


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