Crime

Childhood sweethearts killed in hit and run as they walked to favourite restaurant as driver who sped from scene jailed

A DRIVER has been jailed for two years after killing childhood sweethearts in a hit-and-run smash. Ann, 75, and Lawrence Nickerson, 79, were walking from their parked car to their favourite restaurant when they were hit by a speeding car in Newcastle. Ann was killed at the scene on Jesmond Road while her husband Lawrence […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne…