Man charged with dangerous driving following collision in Astbury Date published: 20th October 2016 9.51am

On Wednesday 19 October at around 11:45am a HGV was involved in a collision with a pedestrian on Newcastle Road, Astbury.

A 33-year-old local woman was taken to Royal Stoke Hospital with serious leg injuries and a child was also taken hospital to be checked over as a precaution.

As a result, Eugeniusz Patyk, a 56-year-old man, from Radom, Poland was arrested and charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

He was remanded in custody and is due in South and East Cheshire Magistrates today, 20 October.