Gorleston teenager pleads guilty to dangerous driving after crash which killed his passenger, 15

An 18-year-old man from Gorleston has admitted causing death by dangerous driving following a fatal road traffic collision in Caister in February.

Luke Barnes, of University Crescent, appeared at Norwich Crown Court today after he was charged with causing death by dangerous driving, aggravated vehicle taking and causing death by driving whilst uninsured.

He will be sentenced at Norwich Crown Court on December 12.

The charges related to an incident which happened in the High Street, in Caister, in the early hours of Wednesday, February 2, 2011.

The front seat passenger, 15-year-old Ryan Youngman from Gorleston, died as a result of the collision.

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