Leicester

Driver charged over pregnant Leicester pedestrian death

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Image caption Paige Jackson died in hospital shortly after the collision

A man has been charged with causing the death of a heavily pregnant woman who was run over in Leicester.

Paige Jackson, aged 22, died in hospital shortly after she was struck on Saffron Lane, at about 06:50 GMT on 15 February.

The man, also aged 22, is accused of causing the accident by driving a black VW Jetta car dangerously.

He has been released on unconditional bail and will appear at Leicester Magistrates' Court on 7 November.

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