Pensioner facing driving charges in relation to Dungannon accident


Patrick Hughes, 82, from Gortin Heights, has appeared in court charged with careless driving.

He is further alleged to have failed to remain, report and stop at the scene of an accident where an injury occurred.

All the charges relate to an alleged incident at Thomas Street roundabout in Dungannon on April 22.

District Judge John Meehan adjourned the case until July 27.

Mr Patsy Hughes appeared at East Tyrone Magistrates Court on the defendant’s behalf.