Royal Commission into death of Australian cyclist

What's a cyclist's life worth? In South Australia, the answer is only AU$3100.

That's the fine handed down last month to Eugene McGee, driver of a 4WD (SUV) who struck and killed cyclist Ian Humphrey in a hit and run incident in November 2003. McGee, a lawyer and former police prosecutor, admitted he had been drinking before the crash and instead of stopping to render assistance, he drove to a colleague's home and waited four hours before reporting himself to police.

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