Stephen George Russell sentenced to jail after overloading caravan, causing double-fatal crash on Oxley Highway near Walcha in 2019

Anna Falkenmire
By Anna Falkenmire
Updated May 19 2022 - 1:49am, first published May 9 2022 - 7:00pm
BEHIND BARS: Stephen George Russell outside Tamworth District Court last week for sentencing after he caused a crash which killed two people. Photo: Peter Hardin

A MAN will spend at least two years behind bars for driving dangerously by towing a grossly overloaded caravan when a horror highway crash killed two of his family members in 2019.


Anna Falkenmire

Anna Falkenmire


Anna Falkenmire is a news journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on court, crime and COVID-19. Story tips are always welcome at afalkenmire@northerndailyleader.com.au and you can keep up with her stories via @annafalky on Twitter.

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