Man charged with careless driving after alleged U-turn on A12

Danny Tierney pleaded guilty at Suffolk Magistrates' Court Picture: GREGG BROWN

Arnold Dixon-Jones appeared at Suffolk Magistrates' Court in Ipswich

A man has been charged with careless driving after allegedly performing a U-turn out of a layby on the A12 in Suffolk and colliding with a motorcyclist. 

Arnold Dixon-Jones, 66, appeared at Suffolk Magistrates' Court on Tuesday to face a single charge of driving without due care and attention. 

The incident is alleged to have taken place on the A12 at Melton on November 12, 2020, when Dixon-Jones was behind the wheel of a Skoda Fabia. 

The hearing was adjourned until June 1 and no pleas were entered. 

Magistrates in Ipswich released Dixon-Jones, of Hill View Drive, Welling, Kent, on unconditional bail ahead of his next appearance in June. 

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