Heddon Greta pedestrian crash: Jury asked to determine whether driving was dangerous

By Sam Rigney
Updated July 25 2022 - 11:18pm, first published 6:00am
Anne Bourke.

A JURY will be asked to determine whether or not a woman was driving dangerously when she allegedly sped through Heddon Greta and hit and killed a pedestrian as she crossed Main Road.



Sam Rigney

Court Reporter

Sam began his Newcastle Herald career as a night police reporter in 2011. He is an experienced court reporter who has won two national court reporting awards, including the Kennedy Award for Outstanding Court Reporting for his coverage of the Hunter's worst serial rapist. Before working at the Herald, Sam was a sports journalist with the Maitland Mercury where he won awards for his coverage of the Newcastle Rugby League salary cap scandal. Sam is a Novocastrian born-and-bred.

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