FATAL COLLISION: Meppen-Walter
TEENAGE MANCHESTER City footballer Courtney Meppen-Walter has pleaded guilty to causing the death of two people by careless driving.
Appearing at the Manchester Magistrates’ Court yesterday (February 7), the 18-year-old admitted to causing the deaths of brother and sister Kulwant Singh, 32 and 36-year-old Ravel-Kaur Singh on September 1, 2012.
The siblings passed away after their Nissan Micra collided with Meppen-Walter’s Mercedes in Bury New Road in Manchester in September.
Meppen-Walter will be sentenced on February 28.
Police say that Ms Singh’s two teenage children, who were injured in the crash, were “making a good recovery”.
Meppen-Walter has not featured for City’s first team but has featured for England under-17s.