Ely man charged with causing death of 25-year-old by dangerous driving

PUBLISHED: 16:27 01 September 2014 | UPDATED: 17:14 01 September 2014

The Honda Civic in which Tania Macedo was a passenger.

The Honda Civic in which Tania Macedo was a passenger.


A man has been charged in connection with a fatal collision on the A10 at Little Thetford last year.

Three vehicles were involved in the collision, including a Volvo.Three vehicles were involved in the collision, including a Volvo.

The 44-year-old, from Ely, has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving, causing serious injury by dangerous driving and causing death whilst driving when unlicensed.

He is due to appear at South Cambridge Magistrates’ Court on September 15.

Tania Macedo, 25, of Welland Place, Ely, died in the collision, which happened near Broad Baulk, at about 7.45pm on October 23.

Tania was a passenger in a blue Honda Civic.

A three-year-old girl who was in the rear of the car suffered serious injuries but recovered following treatment at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, in Cambridge.

The other vehicles involved were a silver Volvo V70 and a blue Renault Megane.

The driver of the Volvo, a 34-year-old man, was uninjured.

Two passengers in the vehicle, a 38-year-old woman and a seven-year-old boy, both from the Ely area, suffered minor injuries. The driver of the Renault, a second 43-year-old man, was uninjured.

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