Judge condemns 'indescribably selfish' driver who fled after killing cyclist in hit-and-run crash

Ajay Singh unlikely to receive maximum sentence after entering guilty plea

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A driver who hit and killed a cyclist before fleeing the scene has been condemned by a judge for his "indescribable selfishness" and told to expect a lengthy jail sentence for his actions.

Ajay Singh pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop and report a crash in relation to the death of 24-year-old cyclist Vicky Myres last month.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.