Man charged over death of Wisbech pedestrian

A number of break-ins have been reported in the Mablethorpe area.

A number of break-ins have been reported in the Mablethorpe area.

A man has been charged in connection with the death of a pedestrian on a Wisbech road

Michael Johnson, (51), of Waterlees Road in Wisbech has been charged with causing death by careless driving while over the prescribed limit. He has also been charged with causing death by driving a vehicle otherwise than in accordance with his licence.

Arturas Matuzevicius, (49), of Lilac Close, Wisbech, was walking in Wistaria Road on Monday morning when the collision happened.

Johnson has been remanded in custody and will appear at Cambridge Magistrates Court tomorrow (March 23).