Police charge man after buggy crash at golf Open

Police have charged a 44-year-old man who allegedly collided with a security guard after driving a golf buggy out of the well-known golf Open at Hoylake.

Jason Holland, of Grange View, Prenton, Merseyside, has been charged with aggravated unauthorised taking of a vehicle and common assault.

The Royal Liverpool Golf Club where the world's top golfers prepared for the Open at Hoylake.
The Royal Liverpool Golf Club where the world's top golfers prepared for the Open at Hoylake. Credit: PA

A spokesman for Merseyside Police said: "We can confirm that a man has been charged following an incident in Hoylake, Wednesday, 16 July.

"He is due to appear before Wirral Magistrates on Friday, 5 September."

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