Driver denies failing to stop after accident

A DRIVER accused of failing to stop after a road accident which damaged another car has denied the charge, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court heard.

Kevin Hope, of Panton Road, East Barkwith allegedly failed to stop his car on the A157 at Wragby on New Year’s Eve after an accident, which damaged a Citroen Xantia VRM. He is also accused of failing to report that accident.

Mr Hope denies both charges and will stand trial at Lincoln Magistrates’ Court on September 17.