Wareham woman charged over serious accident

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Published at 11:22am 16th May 2019.

A woman from Wareham's been charged in connection with a serious accident in Dorset.

The crash happened in Holton Heath last October.

It involved a grey Victory Octane motorcycle and a white Vauxhall Astra on the A351 Wareham Road near to Holton Heath Park Homes.

The motorcyclist, a Bournemouth man aged in his 50s, sustained serious life-changing injuries and was taken to Southampton General Hospital for treatment.

The driver of the Vauxhall, a Wareham woman aged in her 20s, was uninjured.

A 28-year-old woman of Wareham has been charged with driving without due care and attention.

She is due to appear at Weymouth Magistrates' Court next week.

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