Jongewaard jailed over hit-and-run

Australian cross country mountain biker Chris Jongewaard will serve at least nine months behind bars following the February 2007 motor vehicle accident that saw former training partner Matthew Rex left with serious injuries. Jongewaard was sentenced today after being found guilty last month of aggravated driving without due care and leaving the scene of an accident.

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