Train Crash Lorry Driver Jailed

A lorry driver who drove onto a level crossing and caused a train crash has been jailed for 15 months

The train, which was travelling at 50mph from Suffolk to Essex, derailed when it a sewage tanker back in August.

Several people were hurt but no one was killed.

38 year old Aryvdas Bartasius from Hawthorn Close in Littleport in Ely, admitted endangering the safety of rail passengers during a hearing at Ipswich Crown Court.

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