Nottingham

Teenager James Smith jailed after A631 pedestrian crash near Nottinghamshire

A631 dual-carriageway near Beckingham Image copyright Google
Image caption The victim was hit on the A631 dual carriageway near Beckingham

A teenager has been jailed for six years after a pedestrian was seriously injured in a collision.

The victim, 19, was airlifted to hospital after a crash with a 4x4 vehicle on the A631 near Beckingham, Nottinghamshire, on 26 April.

James Smith, also 19, of Lincolnshire, admitted grievous bodily harm and dangerous driving but denied attempted murder.

A judge directed he be found not guilty of that charge.

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