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Man accused of causing grievous bodily injury by dangerous driving to face Crown Court

The offence is alleged to have been committed on the Coolmillish Road in Markethill

A Newtownhamilton man accused of causing grievously bodily injury to a man by driving dangerously is to face the Crown Court next month.

Court heard the charge faced by the 39-year-old is alleged to have occurred on June 3, 2018, on the Coolmillish Road in Markethill.

Slavi Stoyanov Slavov, of Dundalk Street, appeared charged with causing grievous bodily injury by dangerous driving at Armagh Magistrates Court.

Standing in the dock, the defendant made no objection to the holding of a preliminary enquiry.

Prosecution submitted that based on the papers before the court there was a prima facie case to answer.

Defence barrister Kevin O’Hare made no contrary submissions.

Slavov was released on his own bail of £300 to appear at Newry Crown Court on March 19.

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