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“Dustbin man accused of death by careless driving acquitted of all charges.”

Posted on 2nd March 2016

Defendant who went to help an elderly lady move her car after flytippers blocked the road found not guilty of death by careless driving and all related charges after jury trial. The jury heard evidence of his attempt to help her and it ending in a tragic accident resulting in her loss of life. Defence expert evidence proved he was not driving or in control of the vehicle at the time of the incident.

Represented by Kerry Spence, an associate at Hodge Jones & Allen