A WOMAN will appear in court following a fatal motorbike crash nearly two years ago. 

Charlotte Hardwick, 27, has been issued with a postal requisition to appear at Poole Magistrates’ Court for allegedly causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving. 

A grey Suzuki Swift and a black Kawasaki motorbike crashed in Barrack Road, at the junction with Avenue Road, Christchurch, on September 30, 2022. 

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The crash, which happened shortly before 9am, saw the road closed for much of the day as investigators carried out examinations of the scene. 

The rider of the motorbike, a man in his 40s and from Bournemouth, died at the scene. 

Hardwick, of Bournemouth, has been ordered to appear before magistrates on Friday, May 17.