Clooney Road crash driver charged with driving while unfit

Fri, 22/12/2017 - 05:48 -- Editor

Police have charged an 18 year old male with a number of motoring offences including causing grievous bodily injury by driving carelessly when unfit, causing grievous bodily injury by driving carelessly with excess alcohol and driving when unfit through drink or drugs.

He is expected to appear before Londonderry Magistrates Court on Friday 22 December.

As is normal procedure all charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.

The charges are in connection with a serious road traffic collision on the Clooney Road in Derry/Londonderry last night, Wednesday 20 December. A female, aged in her 20s and who was a passenger in the car remains in hospital receiving treatment.

Police have charged an 18 year old male with a number of motoring offences including causing grievous bodily injury by driving carelessly when unfit, causing grievous bodily injury by driving carelessly with excess alcohol and driving when unfit through drink or drug. He is expected to appear before Londonderry Magistrates Court tomorrow, Friday 22 December. 

As is normal procedure all charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.

GUIDANCE: The charges are in connection with a serious road traffic collision on the Clooney Road in Derry/Londonderry last night, Wednesday 20 December. A female, aged in her 20s and who was a passenger in the car remains in hospital receiving treatment.