Published: 18:17, 10 November 2012 |
Updated: 09:43, 10 January 2014
A man has been charged with causing the death of a teenager in a collision nine years ago.
Zahid Masood, 47, from Heron Way, Rochester appeared in court on Saturday charged with causing death by dangerous driving and perverting the course of justice.
It follows a collision on the M25 near junction 4 on November 3, 2003, in which Charlotte Smoker, a 19-year-old air hostess from Hertfordshire, died a day later from her injuries.She was driving a red Fiat Cinquecento.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward.
Det Sgt Scott Lynch from Kent Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit said: "This collision may have occurred nine years ago but we have been actively investigating it throughout that time.
"I would like to urge anyway who didn't come forward at the time and remembers the collision to come forward. They still may hold vital information."
Anyone with information can call the Kent Police's witness line on 01622 798538 quoting reference YY/007673/12.
Masood, who has been remanded in custody, will appear at Maidstone Crown Court on November 19.
Every morning at 10am we play you an hour of tunes from the 90s. We call it, #WeLoveThe90s.
Play 'Say It' with Garry and Laura on kmfm Breakfast and you could win £1,000!
Wake up to kmfm Breakfast with Garry and Laura - it's Kent's alarm call.
Your No1 guide to getting married in Kent. From dresses to discos and venues to veils, we've got everything you could possibly need for your big day
Education, Training & Childcare is a special supplement published by KM Media Group four times a year. Click here for latest e-edition.
A guide for your future. For year 11 students in Kent and Medway. Click here for the e-edition.
We have four editions of our Kent Homes, Gardens and Interiors magazine for you to read. Click here to view them all.