Driver jailed for steam engine bus crash

A lorry driver has been jailed for 18 months for causing a crash involving a bus and a low-loader carrying a steam engine.

Philip Last, 53, of Great Yarmouth, admitted six counts of causing serious injury by dangerous driving in the collision in East Mersea, Essex, in September 2015.

In total, 23 people were hurt in the crash. At Ipswich Crown Court, Last was also banned from driving for 21 months.

BBC News