Seacroft lorry driver in court over pensioner's death in Garforth

A lorry driver has appeared in court in connection with the death of a 71-year-old woman in Garforth.

Friday, 13th December 2019, 1:33 pm
Updated Friday, 13th December 2019, 2:04 pm

Dunston Dean Wainwright, 35, appeared at Leeds Magistrates' Court this morning (Dec 13) charged with causing Kathleen Wilkinson's death by careless/inconsiderate driving.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

It is alleged that Wainwright, of Baileys Lane, Seacroft, caused her death by driving a Mercedes Atego lorry without due care and attention on Main Street, Garforth, on January 23.

No pleas were entered and Wainwright was bailed to appear at Leeds Crown Court on January 10.

Police on Main Street near the scene of the incident in Garforth.