McHugh (Administrator of the Estate of Christine McHugh (Deceased)) v Okai-Koi and another

Negligence – Contributory negligence. The Queen's Bench Division held that the defendant driver had been 25% responsible for an accident, the circumstances of which had been that the deceased had been on the bonnet of the defendant's car whilst the defendant drove off onto a busy main road. That had led to the deceased falling off the bonnet and fatally striking her head against a Belisha beacon.

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