Dangerous driving charge

Man charged over pedestrian's death (06/12/12)

A 48-year-old man has been charged for causing death by dangerous driving after an incident with a pedestrian in Brentwood in 2012.

Waste truck driver arrested after biker, Robert Simmonds, dies in M27 crash (14/08/13)

The driver of a waste truck has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop after a motorbike rider was killed on the M27 at about 06:50 on Wednesday 14th August.

Two in court after tragic death of North East pensioner (18/02/13)

Roy Toogood, 66, of Cullercoats, North Tyneside, lost his life after a collision on the A1058 Beach Road, in North Shields, on 18th February 2013.

Pedestrian killed in Newquay hit and run, Penzance man arrested (11/08/13)

A 23-year-old man from Penzance has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following the death of a pedestrian in Newquay.

Schoolboy, 11, killed by tractor driver on Leeds farm, driver arrested on drink-driving charge (09/08/13)

It is believed the 11-year-old boy, Harry Whitlam, was working as a farmhand when the incident happened at 09:20 on a dirt track at the Swithens Farm near Rothwell, Leeds.

24-year-old in court over pedestrian death (12/02/12)

A DRIVER accused of killing a pedestrian as he walked home from a night out has gone on trial for causing death by dangerous driving.

Jamie Smith, aged 24, denies causing 23-year-old Kyle Simpkins’ death by dangerous driving on Fabian Way in Swansea on February 12 2012.

Pensioner killed after being hit by motorbike in Leyton (25/07/13)

Raxmo Sharif, 73, of Jersey Road, Leytonstone, died of her injuries in hospital after being hit by a motorbike in High Road, Leyton, at 4.50pm on Thursday 25th July.

19-year-old arrested after motorcyclist killed near Soham, Cambridgeshire (03/08/13)

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a motorcyclist was killed in a collision near Soham.

Man arrested after Jaye Bloomfield killed in crash in Manchester (03/08/13)

Following the death of a cyclist after a collision with a car on Mancunian Way in Manchester, a man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

The 44-year-old female cyclist died after being hit by a black Seat Leon on the westbound slip road from Princess Road to Mancunian Way at about 3pm on Saturday 3rd August 2013.

  • UPDATE (12/08/13)

The cyclist has been

Cyclist killed in lorry collision on St Andrews Road, Avonmouth (25/07/13)

A cyclist died after his bike was in collision with a lorry at a road junction in Avonmouth, Bristol.

CTC's view: 

There is substantial evidence that this driver drove dangerously over an extended period leading up to the crash and therefore should at least have faced an additional charge of dangerous driving.

CTC would have preferred to see a much longer driving ban imposed.

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