Kevin Marsh is facing a jury accused of causing his girlfriend Michelle Atherton’s death by dangerous driving

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Kevin Marsh is currently facing a jury at Liverpool Crown Court after his partner Michelle Atherton died aged 47 on a crash on Broad Oak Road in St Helens on July 5 last year. The 43-year-old defendant, of Gaskell Street in the town, claims he lost control of his car when she “tried to grab hold of the steering wheel” of the Ford Fiesta before a head-on collision with a bin lorry.

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