Teenager in court accused of death by dangerous driving

Burnley Magistrates Court
Burnley Magistrates Court

A teenager appeared before Burnley magistrates this morning accused of causing death by dangerous driving.

Callum Jim Francis Gray is charged with causing the death of Estelle Thompson by dangerous driving in his Ford Ka, last July 20th, on Manchester Road, Hapton.

Gray (19), of Tuscan Avenue, Burnley, also faces an allegation of causing the death of Miss Thompson by driving without due care and attention while unfit through drink.

The defendant, represented by Mr Richard Taylor, did not indicate pleas. His case will be heard at Burnley Crown Court on August 17th.