David Churcher charged with causing death by dangerous driving following crash which killed Stephen Fawcett

Man charged with death by dangerous driving following crash on the A35

Man charged with death by dangerous driving following crash on the A35

Man charged with death by dangerous driving following crash on the A35

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A BOURNEMOUTH man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following a crash on a Dorset road.

David Churcher, 32, is accused of causing the death of 49-year-old Stephen Christopher Fawcett on the A35 near Bridport on August 19 last year.

Mr Fawcett lost his life on the road, close to Woodlands Farm Kennels, following a collision involving three vans.

He was driving a white Iveco van.

A second man from Bournemouth suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries, and was cut free from his cab by firefighters before being airlifted by the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance to Southampton Hospital.

A third man, a 48-year-old from Wareham driving a silver Volkswagen Transporter, suffered minor injuries.

Churcher will appear at Weymouth Magistrates’ Court for a first hearing on May 14.

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