Road death case in court

A MOTORIST who collided with a pedestrian on the A17 at Holbeach has denied causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving.

Kyle Simpson (25), of Market Rasen Way, Holbeach, pleaded not guilty to the charge when he appeared before Spalding Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday.

Pedestrian Jason Smith died following the collision on June 1.

The case has now been adjourned for a committal hearing on April 10.

Simpson was granted unconditional bail by the court.