Man due to appear in court in connection with fatal road traffic collision on Portland Beach Road

Dorset Police was informed of the collision on the Portland Beach Road at 11.25pm on Wednesday 28 June 2017.

The collision involved a blue BMW and a grey Peugeot 2008.

72-year-old Mervyn Thomas from Weymouth, who was a passenger in the Peugeot, sustained life-threatening injuries and sadly died the following afternoon.

A 50-year-old Yeovil man has been issued with a postal requisition to appear at Weymouth Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday 28 March 2018 for an offence of causing death by careless driving.