A drink driver whose driving ended up killing a passenger in his car has been given a substantial prison sentence.
And the passenger who died was not even known to him.
The driver, 20 year old Jeremiah Briody had 5 passengers in his car before the incident occurred.
He was spotted driving dangerously by the police but refused to stop when asked to.
The court heard from 1 witness who stated that Briody was racing at speeds up to 100mph before he crashed into a round about.
Another witness, who was a passenger at the time begged him to slow down in 3 languages before the collision.
With a passenger seriously injured, Briody tried to make off from the accident and told police that noone was hurt.
The deceased, Vaidas Urbonas died in hospital 6 days later.
Briody pleaded guilty to 6 counts and already had a number of motoring offences.
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