Teen driver to stand trial accused of killing pedestrian in Doncaster horror crash

A 19-year-old man is set to stand trial accused of killing a pedestrian in a Doncaster horror crash, after he pleaded not guilty to causing death by dangerous driving.

Friday, 15th March 2019, 12:03 pm
Updated Friday, 15th March 2019, 12:03 pm
Susan Gravel

Jerry Smith is alleged to have caused the death pedestrian Susan Gravel, 62, when he hit her as he was driving a grey BMW on Station Road, near to the junction with King George’s Court in Stainforth.

 

Susan Gravel

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The collision took place on March 11, 2017, but Smith, 19, first appeared at Sheffield Crown Court yesterday, when he entered a not guilty plea to the charge. 

 

 

The case has now been sent for trial on June 17 this year. 

 

 

Smith, of Edwin Street, Sutton-in-Ashfield was remanded into custody until his next court appearance.