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Gwen Valentine crash death: Man pleads guilty

Gwen Valentine Image copyright IoM Police
Image caption Gwen Valentine from Winchester had been preparing for her wedding in June

A 30-year-old man from the Isle of Man has admitted causing the death of a 62-year-old woman by dangerous driving.

Donovan Kitching pleaded guilty to causing the death of Gwen Valentine at Douglas courthouse on Monday.

Ms Valentine, from Winchester, was visiting family when she was struck on the Tholt-y-Will Road on 26 April.

The St John's man also admitted possessing drugs, driving while disqualified and without insurance, and will be sentenced on 23 October.

The recently retired mother-of-three had been visiting the island ahead of her wedding in June.

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