Man, 50, to appear in court charged with drug driving over Sheffield collision which almost cost 7-year-old his life

A 50-year-old man will appear in court charged with drug driving over a collision which left a seven-year-old boy with life-threatening injuries.

Monday, 4th February 2019, 15:32 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 16:32 pm
The bottom of Wensley Street in Grimesthorpe, where the collision took place (photo: Google).

Robert Ouath, of Dickinson Road, Shiregreen, Sheffield, will appear before Sheffield Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (February 5) charged with driving over the prescribed limit through drugs and driving without due care and attention.

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The charges relate to a collision in Wensley Street, Sheffield, on Sunday, June 10 in which seven-year-old Vincent Wade suffered life-threatening injuries.

The bottom of Wensley Street in Grimesthorpe, where the collision took place (photo: Google).

Vincent, who is now eight, has since been released from hospital and continues to recover at home.