02:19PM, Monday 27 January 2020
A Wooburn Green man has denied causing the death of a 13-year-old boy by dangerous driving.
James Lavine, 34, of Boundary Road, Wooburn Green, pleaded not guilty to a charge of causing death by dangerous driving at Reading Crown Court this morning (Monday).
The charge is in connection to the death of Furze Platt Senior School student Max Simmons, who was hit by a car in Switchback Road North on December 21.
He was taken to hospital but died from his injuries later that day.
Lavine will appear on trial at Reading Crown Court in May.
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