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Linford Christie denies dangerous driving charge

Linford Christie
Image caption Linford Christie was accused of dangerous driving after a crash involving a taxi

Olympic gold medallist Linford Christie has denied a charge of dangerous driving in Buckinghamshire last year.

The 50-year-old former sprinter appeared at Aylesbury Crown Court following an investigation by Thames Valley Police.

He is accused of driving his Audi A8 dangerously on the A413 Amersham Road in Chalfont St Peter on 8 May last year following a collision with a taxi.

A trial date was set for 18 July at Aylesbury Crown Court.

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