Wigan man accused of causing horrific crash is still on the run

A Wigan man accused of causing an horrific crash which left a man with life-changing injuries remains at large after failing to appear before justices before Christmas.

Wednesday, 14th April 2021, 10:27 am
Updated Wednesday, 14th April 2021, 10:28 am

Buhus Sorin, 19, of Barnsley Street, Gidlow is charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving, driving without insurance and driving otherwise in accordance with a licence.

His arrest followed a three-vehicle smash on the afternoon of July 27 in Walkden Avenue East, in which a 33-year-old was gravely injured.

Sorin was due to appear at Bolton Magistrates’ Court on December 22 but did not appear and so an arrest warrant was issued.

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Police hunt

However, a Crown Prosecution Service spokeswoman confirmed that more than three and a half months later he has yet to be traced.

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