December 24, 2021 will be forever etched in the memory of the Wanet family. It was on Christmas Eve that their dad, son, brother or uncle was torn from life by a driver. While on a pedestrian crossing on rue Saint-Nicolas in Liège, he was fatally mowed down by a vehicle which fled. “It was 8:58 pm precisely when Denis was hit. The fast moving vehicle did not stop. Worse still… My brother’s body was dragged for about thirty meters, ”says Virginie Wanet, a younger sister of the victim.
It is not known why he was there at this precise moment. It must have been a quiet evening at home normally.
► The driver did not always not been intercepted
► “It was someone from generous. He had his heart in his hand “