Man charged over fatal crash faces court

A MAN charged over a fatal crash in Kunat last year appeared in the Bendigo Magistrates' Court on Monday.

Ryan Akers, 28 of Kangaroo Flat, has been charged with dangerous driving causing death, driving in a dangerous manner and failing to give way.

A police statement said an 84-year-old Swan Hill man was killed when a driver allegedly failed to give way at the intersection of Quambatook and Ultima-Lake Boga roads around 11.20am on July 31 last year. 

Mr Akers has been remanded to re-appear in the Bendigo Magistrates' Court on August 6 for a committal mention with a hand-up brief due on or before June 25.

Mr Akers' bail has been extended.

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