Man due in court over double death crash

A MAN is today due to appear in court after he was charged with causing death by dangerous driving in connection with a car crash which left two women dead and another seriously injured.

A MAN is today due to appear in court after he was charged with causing death by dangerous driving in connection with a car crash which left two women dead and another seriously injured.

Scott Nicholls, of Woodbridge Road, was also charged last night with disqualified driving and driving without insurance.

The 20-year-old has been remanded in custody and is due to appear before South East Magistrates in Ipswich today at 10am.

Childhood friends Kate Wasyluk, 25, and Emma Harold, 26, were walking home from a night out when the collision occurred on Foxhall Road near the junction with Dover Road.

Emma's sister, Rebecca, 25, is being treated at Ipswich Hospital and remains in a critical but stable condition.

A 22-year-old woman from Ipswich, who was also arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, has been bailed to return to Ipswich police station on March 18.

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They had been out for the evening enjoying a soul night at the St Clement's Sport and Social Club before leaving for the short walk home at about midnight. Despite life-saving efforts of the paramedics on the scene, Kate, of Irlam Road and Emma, of Foxhall Road, were pronounced dead a short time after arriving at Ipswich Hospital.