Teenager Dies In Northumberland Car Crash

28 August 2013, 18:15 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

An 18-year-old woman who died after a crash near Hexham has been named by police as Lucy Duggan.

Two cars were involved in the collision on the A695 at Dilston, near Hexham, at about 7pm on Sunday (25th August).

Lucy Duggan, from Wall in Northumberland, was treated in hospital but later died from her injuries.

Passengers in both vehicles were hurt.

21 year old Martin Adrian Li from Ash Close, Hexham has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving, four counts of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and making a false statement to obtain insurance.

He has appeared at Newcastle Magistrates' Court.

He's been remanded in custody until his next hearing at Newcastle Crown Court next month.