Cassie McCord, from Colchester, was killed on her way to school
She was hit by Colin Horsfall’s car three days after he had failed an eye test
However he refused to surrender his licence and continued driving
Cassie’s mother Jackie collected 45,000 signatures backing her campaign
Department for Transport says medically unfit drivers will be taken off the road faster after two-year family campaign in memory of student
Police will be given powers to seize the licence of medically unfit drivers after campaigning by Cassie’s mother Jackie, pictured with her daughter’s boyfriend Daniel Gordon, left, and her husband John Rason, right. She collected 45,000 signatures.