Mum Jailed For Killing Girl On Driving Lesson

Beatrice Mawamba from Chapeltown was on her first lesson.

A West Yorkshire mum has been jailed for two years, for killing a nine-year-old girl while on her first driving lesson.

Beatrice Mawamba from Chapeltown in Leeds was with her husband in the car when she lost control and careered into a grassed courtyard.

The court heard Mrs Mawamba hit three children in total, with one receiving fatal injuries.

The 34-year-old admitted causing death by dangerous driving.

In addition to her jail sentence, she has also been banned for five years.

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