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Lorry driver charged following fatal crash near Thetford

PUBLISHED: 16:51 11 October 2018 | UPDATED: 17:28 11 October 2018

The Foulden Road near Didlington where the fatal collision occured on October 9. Picture: Simon Parkin

The Foulden Road near Didlington where the fatal collision occured on October 9. Picture: Simon Parkin

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A 46-year-old lorry driver has been charged following a fatal crash in Didlington on Tuesday.

It comes after officers were called to Foulden Road at 6.30pm to reports a green Daihatsu FourTrak 4x4 and a blue Scania Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) were involved in a crash.

The driver of the Daihatsu, a man in his 30s, died at the scene.

The driver of the HGV, Grigore Anton, aged 46 from Romania, was uninjured. He was later charged with causing death by dangerous driving and remanded in custody.

His first hearing was today (Thursday, October 11) where he was further remanded in custody until his next hearing on November 8 at Norwich Crown Court.


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