Dangerous driver told to '˜prepare for prison' after she admits killing Doncaster motorcyclist in horror crash

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A 30-year-old woman has been told to prepare for prison, after she pleaded guilty to causing the death of a Doncaster motorcyclist by dangerous driving.Â

Amanda Fitzpatrick, 30, pleaded guilty to one count of causing death by dangerous driving this morning, in relation to a collision on November 15 last year that led to death of 49-year-old motorcyclist, Clive Burdett. 

Fitzpatrick, of Templing Close, Barnsley only spoke to enter her plea during the short hearing at Sheffield Magistrates' Court. 

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Mr Burdett died after the black and grey Moto Guzzi motorbike he was riding was involved in a collision with a black Land Rover Freelander on the A61 Sheffield Road, close to the junction with Knowle Road, Worsbrough in Barnsley.

Judge Rachael Harrison adjourned the hearing until December 7 to allow for a pre-sentence report to be prepared. 

She told Fitzpatrick: 'All options are open, and you should prepare yourself for custody.'



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