Man in court over police pursuit death

A man will appear in court today charged with causing death by dangerous driving and other offences over a fatal collision after a police chase.

A 13-year-old girl died in a crash involving a vehicle which was being pursued by police.

Devon Newell, 32, of Meeting House Lane, Peckham, south-east London, will appear in court by videolink, Scotland Yard said.

The crash took place in Ilderton Road, south Bermondsey, on Sunday evening.

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Police pursuit death court case

Devon Newell, 32, will appear in court today charged with causing death by dangerous driving and other offences over a fatal collision after a police chase in which a 13-year-old died on Sunday.