Teenager charged with lorry offence

Blackpool Magistrates' Court
Blackpool Magistrates' Court
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A 19 –year-old has appeared in court charged with driving a furniture lorry dangerously around the streets of Blackpool.

Brendan Simpson of Bispham Road was sent to Preston Crown Court for trial by Blackpool magistrates.

Simpson is charged with aggravated vehicle taking, driving dangerously, failing to halt for a police officer driving without insurance and without a licence.

A 15-year-old youth, who cannot be named, had his case sent to the youth court.

He is charged is relation to the same incident with 
allowing himself to be carried in the lorry and the theft of a driving licence.