Woman charged with serious traffic offences
A 20-year-old woman from Rowella has been charged with a series of serious traffic offences following a crash on the Batman Highway at Sidmouth.
The crash, which occurred on 30 January this year, involved a horse float being towed by a utility.
The charges include:
- Cause grievous bodily harm to another person by negligent driving x 2
- Driver failing to ensure passenger wear seat belt x 3
- Use vehicle in contravention of vehicle standards – requirement for brakes on a trailer x 1
- Drive without due care and attention x 1
The 20-year-old will appear at a later date in the Launceston Magistrates Court via summons.