Three charged after collision in Wakefield left man dead

Three people have been charged after a collision which left a 35-year-old man dead.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 1st March 2016, 10:09 am
Updated Tuesday, 1st March 2016, 10:21 am
David Thompson and his girlfriend Rach Cooper. Pic by Jay Ogilvie
David Thompson and his girlfriend Rach Cooper. Pic by Jay Ogilvie

David Thompson, from Tingley, died from his injuries following a crash on the A650 Wrenthorpe Bypass on April 18, last year.

Alexander Clacker, 22, of First Avenue, Wakefield has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving and perverting the course of justice.

Thomas Jessop, 28, of Blenheim Chase, Huddersfield, has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving.

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Flowers tied on a lamppost near the roundabout by Burger King. on the A650, Wakefield

And Rachel Lloyd, 22, of St John’s Crescent, Ossett, has been charged with perverting the course of justice.

The trio are due to appear at Wakefield Magistrates Court on Wednesday, March 30.

Flowers tied on a lamppost near the roundabout by Burger King. on the A650, Wakefield