Samuel McIlveen denies causing death of Robin Hewitt in crash
- 6 May 2014
- From the section Cumbria
A man has appeared in court accused of causing the death of a young father.
Robin Hewitt, 19, died when the BMW car he was a passenger in crashed on the B5320 at Eamont Bridge, near Penrith, Cumbria, on 7 March last year.
At Carlisle Crown Court, Samuel McIlveen, 24, of Carleton Terrace, Penrith, pleaded not guilty to causing death by dangerous driving.
Mr McIlveen was remanded on bail and a trial date was set for 22 September.
Mr Hewitt, of Milner Mount, Penrith was pronounced dead at the scene.