Woman charged with causing death by dangerous driving after wheelchair user killed near Newmarket

The collision happened on the A14 westbound. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

The collision happened on the A14 westbound. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY - Credit: Archant

A woman has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following a fatal crash on the B1052 near Brinkley, south of Newmarket.

Chris Clements, 40, of Beech Croft, Brinkley, was in a wheelchair close to the road at about 2.25pm on January 4, when he was involved in a collision with a the silver Peugeot Partner Combi Escapade.

He was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge but died the next morning as a result of his injuries.

Hayley Sterna, 50, of Braefield, Somersham, has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving and is due to appear at Cambridge Magistrates Court on March 20.


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