Man denies causing soldiers' deaths in Cumbria
A lorry driver has pleaded not guilty to causing the death of two soldiers on the A66 in Cumbria.
Pte Jim Austin, 24, and L/Sgt David Gartland, 40, died when an Army ambulance collided with a lorry on the A66 at Stainmore on 1 September 2011.
Colin Pattison, 52, of Newclose Lane, Goole, North Humberside, denied two counts of causing death by dangerous driving at Carlisle Crown Court.
He was bailed with a trial expected to take place on 3 September.
Pte Austin was from Catterick, North Yorkshire and L/Sgt Gartland of the Grenadier Guards, was from Ashton under Lyne in Greater Manchester.
They were returning to Catterick Garrison where they were both based, after a training exercise.