M1 Minibus Deaths - Two Lorry Drivers Charged
27 August 2017, 11:14
Thames Valley Police have charged two men in connection with the minibus crash on the M1 near Newport Pagnell yesterday (Saturday 26th August).
Ryszard Masierak, 31, of Barnards Close, Evesham, Worcestershire, was charged with eight counts of causing death by dangerous driving, four counts of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and eight counts of causing death by careless driving while over the prescribed limit.
He was remanded in custody to appear at High Wycombe Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (28/8).
David Wagstaff, aged 53, of Derwent Street, Stoke-on-Trent, was charged with eight counts of causing death by dangerous driving and four counts causing serious injury by dangerous driving.
He was bailed to appear at Milton Keynes Magistrates’ Court on Monday 11 September.
Four people remain in hospital, 3 critically, and one of those is a 5 year-old girl.