Six-month driving ban for Brigg woman

A DRIVER who admitted failing to stop after a road accident and obstructing a police officer has been disqualified from driving for six months and fined £250.

Scunthorpe Magistrates’ Court heard how Jennifer Burt, 34, of Glebe Road, Brigg obstructed PC Andrew Pell in execution of his duty and failed to stop after crashing a Fiat Punto into a traffic island in Wrawby Road, Brigg. She also admitted failing to report the incident to a police officer or police station within 24 hours of the accident.

The offences took place in Brigg on August 25, 2011. Burt was also ordered to pay £150 court costs and a £15 victim surcharge.