Mi Field Marshall
- Apr 14, 2019
US air force servicewoman accused of killing motorcyclist by careless driving as she travelled home from military base can be tried in the UK, judge rules
- Matthew Day, 33, died after a Honda Accord collided with his Yamaha motorbike
- Airman First Class Mikayla Hayes, 24, denies causing death by careless driving
- She argues she was on duty at the time and should be tried by US military court
- But judge at Westminster Magistrates’ Court has ruled Hayes will be tried in UK
Mikayla Hayes (pictured outside Westminster Magistrates' Court), a 24-year-old Airman First Class, argued she should face a US military court as she was still 'on duty' when the crash took place.