Traffic Crash Death - Man Charged

2 July 2011, 11:07

Heart's found out Christopher Matthews, 28, of Foxdown, Overton, has been charged with failing to stop and failing to report the incident.

Officers were called to the A3051 Winchester Road around 8.20am on Friday, January 28 to a collision involving the VW Passat Mr Matthews was driving and a Peugeot 206.
 
The Peugeot driver, Gary Rigby, 30, of Winchester Road, Kingsclere, was pronounced dead at the scene.
 
The front-seat passenger, a 28 year-old woman from Kingsclere, was taken to Southampton General Hospital with life threatening injuries, but has now been discharged.
 
Mr Matthews has been bailed to appear at Basingstoke Magistrates Court on July 21.