Tag Archives: location type: dual carriageway

Robert Shaul

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Incident summary

Collision with lorry on A403 at Aust, near the junction of Old Passage and Aust village.

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Alan Cronin

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Incident summary

Collision with Fiat van at junction 7 of the A483 northbound.

Legal summary

Damian Niepieklo arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, failing to stop after an accident and failing to report an accident, and was remanded in custody.

The CPS dropped the charge of causing death by dangerous driving but Niepielko admittied causing death by careless driving. He was also found guilty of failing to stop or report an accident by magistrates at Wrexham Magistrates’ Court.  He was sentenced by Judge Rhys Rowlands on October 2 to 12 months’ imprisonment and a two year driving ban.

James Stephenson

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Incident summary

Involved in multiple vehicle collision on the A3 southbound at Bramshott, Hampshire, thought to be around the point where the pavement cycle path comes to an end.

Legal summary

A 33 year old Waterlooville man was arrested on on suspicion of causing death by careless driving and bailed until 8 April, but Hampshire Police concluded their investigations with no further action.

An inquest is due.

Comments

The particularly poor quality of cycle provision at this location is notable: it leads people for over 1km along a pavement alongside the carriageway before simply ceasing, dumping cyclists into a 70mph dual carriageway.

Further comments pending inquest.