Perjury driver who 'swapped seats' is found guilty
A man who lied his friend had been driving at the time of a serious road smash in Blackpool has been found guilty of perverting the course of justice.
Jurors at Preston Crown Court also found defendant Matthew Harrison, 28, of Moor Road, Chorley, guilty of dangerous driving.
Harrison denied swapping seats with pal Dominic Shepherd after the crash and claimed Shepherd had been driving at the time of the accident, which left an 18-year-old pedestrian with serious fractures.
Shepherd, 45, of Stratfield Place, Leyland, admitted perverting the course of justice, having told police the truth the... read more
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