The video shows the acceleration of the vehicle before the accident, in which the 11-year-old Saanich took away a brain damage

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The video shows the acceleration of the vehicle before the accident, in which the 11-year-old Saanich took away a brain damage
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The video, played in a courtroom in Victoria, shows a fast-moving vehicle that had suffered a devastating brain injury just before a collision with an eleven-year-old girl from Vancouver Island.

The Dashcam video was featured as part of the lawsuit against Tenessa Nikirk, who was charged with dangerous driving that caused injury in the accident.

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The family of Leila Bui, the kid who was met on December 20, 2017 at the intersection of Torquay and Ash Road, said life since that day had been difficult.

Leila was on her way to school at the time.

"I'm really torn because you do not know if she's really fighting to be there for you because you ask her, and sometimes I'm selfish to ask her to stay with us," Leilas said Mother Kairry Bui.

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In the video, the suspicious vehicle with Nikirk, allegedly sitting behind the wheel, sees several vehicles drive by as it passes through Saanich.

Experts said that the vehicle could have gone 100 km / h. Evidence submitted to the court also indicated that Nikirk wrote a text message a few minutes before the collision.

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Young girl hit in zebra crossing in Saanich

Young girl hit in zebra crossing in Saanich

A moment later, the vehicle with the dashcam catches the suspicious SUV – with a video that captures the consequences of Bui on a marked crosswalk.

Several witnesses testified that Leila had looked in both directions before entering the crosswalk.

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Before Monday's final clashes began, Judge Mayland McKimm left the courthouse to drive the route Nikirk allegedly took to record the speed limit regulations and observe the morning driving conditions along the route.

A judgment in the case is expected only in the new year.

In the meantime, Bui's parents hope that Leila will not forget.

"I'm also here to let people know who Leila is and give her a voice," said Father Tuan Bui.

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"She is a leader, she shares, she loves, very bubbly, one day she may know who we are or (we will) hear a bit of Leila again," her mother added.

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