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Man in custody after serious crash

Accused remanded following court appearance

A driver accused of seriously injuring a teenage motorcyclist over the weekend has been charged with a string of motoring offences.

Ryan Kneen, who's 26, appeared in court on Easter Monday.

It's in relation to an incident on the Ballahutchin Straight, Union Mills, on Saturday night.

The defendant, who's also from Union Mills, is accused of driving with excess alcohol, dangerous driving, driving without insurance, failing to stop after a collision, and three other charges.

There was no application for bail, and Mr Kneen was remanded in custody before his next appearance on 25 April.

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