Lorry driver Ethan Burdett gets three years for killing four daytrippers on the M25

A lorry driver who ploughed into the back of a minibus on the M25, killing four passengers has been jailed for three years. Ethan Burdett, 67, was approaching the exit slip road to Junction 26 near Waltham Abbey when he slammed his DAF truck into the back of the vehicle on 23 August 2021. The passengers were returning to a hostel in Walthamstow after a day at the seaside in Southend, Essex. Hostel manager Jennifer Smith, 59, and residents Abigael…

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