Friday 7 August, 2020

Driver who struck and killed jogger had no licence

Daniel Haynes was arrested and formally charged by police for causing the death of June Knight.

The 27-year-old Haynes of Jackmans, St. Michael appeared before Magistrate Ian Weekes in the District ‘D’ Magistrates Court today, Thursday, November 23, 2017. 

Knight was 56 years and formerly of Grazettes New Road, St. Michael. She died on Saturday, October 21, 2017, after she was struck by a motorcar being driven by Haynes, whilst jogging along the Arch Hall Section of the Ronald Mapp Highway.

Haynes was arrested and formally charged for:

·     Causing Death by Dangerous Driving

·     Driving Without Due Care and Attention

·     Driving without Reasonable Consideration for others using the road

·     No Drivers Licence

·     No Policy of Insurance

Haynes was granted bail in the sum of $10,000.00, with one surety, to return to Court on May 18, 2018. As part of his bail condition his passport was surrendered. 

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