Accused drink-driver denies charge

A MIDDLE Rasen man accused of drink-driving has denied the charge, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court heard.

John Patterson, 45, of Caistor Road, allegedly drove a Vauxhall Astra van in Middle Rasen on January 20, 2012 when he was just over the legal drink-drive limit.

Mr Patterson denies the charge – a date for his trial will be fixed on May 8.