Man charged over fatal collision
A man has been charged in connection with a fatal collision last July.
David Hope, 43, died after he was struck by a car on the A19 near to the Killingworth turn-off.
Daniel Angus, 25, of Ashington, has been charged with a number of offences including causing death by dangerous driving; causing death by careless driving over the prescribed limit; causing death while driving disqualified and causing death while driving with no insurance and no driving licence.
He is due to appear at North Tyneside Magistrates’ Court on March 1.