Woman charged over deaths of Ross and Clare Simons in Hanham tandem collision
By matt_2009 | Friday, March 01, 2013, 08:25
A woman was yesterday charged with perverting the course of justice over the deaths of Ross and Clare Simon, who were hit by a car while riding a tandem bicycle in Hanham.
Woman charged over deaths of Ross and Clare Simons in Hanham tandem collision.
Louise Cox aged 35, from Oldland Common, was charged with perverting the course of justice. She is due to appear at North Avon magistrate's court on March 4.
Nicholas Lovell, aged 38, has also been charged with two offences of death by dangerous driving, driving whilst disqualified, driving without insurance and leaving the scene of a collision.
He currently remains in custody awaiting his next court appearance.
CPS Senior Crown Prosecutor Allie Longhorn said: "We have worked closely with Avon and Somerset police since this tragic incident.
"Following their extensive investigation I have now decided that there is sufficient evidence to charge Louise Cox with perverting the course of justice."