Worksop man charged after Whitwell crash leaves driver seriously injured

A driver has been charged after a crash on a main road in Whitwell left another driver seriously injured.

Three vehicles were involved in the collision on the A619 in Whitwell at around 5.05pm last Friday.

The crash happened at the A619 on Whitwell.

The crash happened at the A619 on Whitwell.

This was following a police pursuit of one of the vehicles, a blue Land Rover Discovery.

The driver of another vehicle was seriously injured during the crash and remains in a critical condition in hospital.

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The driver of the Land Rover was arrested shortly afterwards along with the other occupant of the vehicle, a 17-year-old boy from Rotherham.

The driver, 24-year-old Bradley Downs, of Gateford Road, Worksop, has since been charged with multiple offences and appeared before Sheffield magistrates' court on Wednesday.

The 17-year-old was arrested under suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking, possession of drugs and possession with intent to supply. He has been released under investigation.