Truckie Daniel Barry jailed for four years after hit-run crash that killed Melbourne cyclist

A truckie carting milk who smashed into the again of a cyclist on an interstate trip, flinging him greater than 60 metres down the street, has been jailed for four years over the deadly crash.

Daryl Adams was using from his Melbourne residence to Adelaide on the time of the Tour Down Beneath in January 2019 when he was hit and killed.

Truckie Daniel Barry was discovered responsible by a jury final 12 months of inflicting dying by harmful driving and in addition admitted leaving the scene of the crash.

At his trial, he claimed to not have identified he had hit the cyclist within the early morning crash on the Princes Freeway, between Kingston and Meningie.

However sentencing the 39-year-old on Friday, District Courtroom Choose Stephen McEwen stated he discovered Barry’s claims “completely implausible”.

Truckie Daniel Barry has been jailed over a fatal hit-run crash in South Australia.
Truckie Daniel Barry has been jailed over a deadly hit-run crash in South Australia. Credit score: 7NEWS