May 19, 2024

A person charged with harmful driving inflicting the dying of a nine-year-old boy in Bundoran has been given till July to determine whether or not or not he’ll plead responsible.

Sergee Kelly has been charged in reference to a deadly street site visitors collision, the place Ronan Wilson (9), from Kildress in County Tyrone, was killed final September.

Kelly appeared earlier than Decide Brendan O’Reilly at Ballyshannon District Court docket on Friday. He’ll now mull over his choices together with his authorized crew earlier than returning to court docket in July.

The 23-year-old with an deal with at Higher Mullaghmore, County Sligo, Kelly was charged with harmful driving inflicting the dying of Ronan Wilson on September 23, 2023 at Atlantic Approach, Bundoran.

The cost is opposite to Part 53 (1) of the Street Site visitors Act, 1961 as substituted by Part 4 of the Street Site visitors Act (No. 2) Act, 2011.

Kelly was accompanied by his father to court docket.

Members of Ronan Wilson’s household had been additionally current in court docket for the brief point out of the matter.

Disclosure has been obtained by Kelly’s authorized crew, the court docket was instructed.

Solicitor Mr John Anderson instructed the court docket that they require time to fulfill with counsel and sought a two-month adjournment.

He mentioned the appliance was “to point if we’ll go ahead on a signed plea”. He mentioned: “Hopefully we’ll, however we’ve to formalise our directions.”

An Garda Siochana didn’t oppose the appliance.

Decide O’Reilly adjourned the matter till July when both a plea is to be tendered or a guide of proof served on Kelly.

Final month, Kelly was solely granted bail by Decide Monika Leech after a €10,000 money lodgement was made.
When charged with the offence in early April, Kelly replied: ‘No’

A cost of harmful driving inflicting dying carries a most sentence of ten years imprisonment.

An utility for Kelly’s bail situations to be various with a view to allow work at sea on a fishing trawler was beforehand withdrawn.

Below the phrases of his bail, Kelly is prohibited from getting into Bundoran and has additionally been ordered to remain out of Northern Eire.

Beforehand, Kelly was charged with having been the driving force of a car, which was concerned within the prevalence of harm to Ronan Wilson, did fail to supply mentioned individual help.

He has additionally been charged with failing to cease and with failing to stay on the scene after the incident, which occurred at round 9.20pm on September 23, 2023.

Man charged over Bundoran dying will get time to contemplate place was final modified: Could third, 2024 by Employees Author