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Dartford man charged after fatal New Ash Green crash

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Image caption The crash happened in Ash Road at the junction with North Ash Road

A man has been charged in connection with a fatal crash in New Ash Green last November.

A 56-year-old man died when the blue Ford Ka he was travelling in collided with a green Ford Explorer.

Police said the crash happened just after midnight on 28 November on Ash Road at the North Ash Road junction.

Ross Bryant, 27, of James Road in Dartford, has been charged with causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving and driving while uninsured and unlicensed.

He is also charged with failing to stop at the scene of a collision and failing to report a collision to police.

He will appear before Dartford Magistrates' Court on 28 April.

Update April 2017: At a hearing in July 2016, Ross Bryant admitted causing death by careless driving and having no insurance. He was jailed for 15 months and banned from driving for 32 months.