Sgt Gethin Hewer
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Biker Matthew Llewellyn jailed for boy's hit-and-run

A motorcyclist who left a 10-year-old boy with brain injuries after a hit-and-run has been jailed for 15 months.

Matthew Llewellyn, 27, of Gilfach Goch, Rhondda Cynon Taff, previously admitted failing to stop at an accident and other offences.

Tye Hawkins was left with life-changing injuries after the crash in Mountain Ash, in September 2015.

Sgt Gethin Hewer, of South Wales Police's serious collision investigation unit, said Tye faced "significant challenges".

  • 11 Jan 2016