Mancharged after fatal crash

A DRIVER is to appear in court charged with causing death by careless driving after a fatal crash last December.

Alvin Atkins, 37, of Kent Road, St Leonards, will appear on police bail for a preliminary hearing at Eastbourne Magistrates Court on Friday, August 12.

The crash, between an East Sussex Highways vehicle and a Mini on the A271 near Herstmonceaux resulted in the death of the Mini driver, Daniel Martin, 31, of Grange Close, Horam.