Woman charged following Launceston crash
Police have charged a woman for driving while disqualified and under the influence of alcohol following a crash in Launceston last night.
Around 7.20pm police attended a crash at the intersection of Frankland Street and St John Street where a Gold BMW X5 had collided with the side of a blue Mazda hatch.
The 47-year-old Launceston woman driving the BMW was arrested at the scene for driving while disqualified. She was transported to the Launceston Police station where she submitted to a breath analysis which returned a reading of 0.354.
She was charged with several offences and detained to appear before the Launceston Court this morning.
No injuries were sustained as a result of the crash.
Anyone who saw the Gold BMW X5 travelling in South Launceston around 7.20pm last night is asked to contact Launceston Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333 000 or online at crimestopperstas.com.au