Man charged after fatality

A 20-year-old man appeared in court on Monday charged in connection with the death of a Buxton woman.

Mrs Mary Belfield died on February 5 after an accident on Dale Road in Buxton.

Edward James Moors, 20, of Garden Street, Leek, appeared before High Peak magistrates charged with causing the death of Mrs Belfield by driving his Citroen Dispatch van without due care and attention.

The case was adjourned for three weeks.

Moors was released on unconditional bail.