Bus driver pleads not guilty to dangerous driving

(Last Updated On: September 16, 2020)

The driver of a double decker bus which crashed near Totnes last year injuring 37 people has appeared in court today, Wednesday 16th September.

Kameron Allen aged 20, appeared at Newton Abbot Magistrates Court this morning charged causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

The crash, which was declared a major incident happened on the A385 at Longcombe Cross on October 5 2019.

Police, firefighters, ambulance crews and 4 helicopters attended the scene.

37 people were taken to hospital.

Allan, who was 19 at the time of the crash, spoke only to confirm his name, age and address, pleaded not guilty to all charges.

The case has been sent to Plymouth Crown Court for a hearing next month.

Allan from Paignton was released on unconditional bail.

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