Wigan woman who fled the scene of an accident is jailed

A Wigan woman who admitted to a series of motoring offences including dangerous driving and fleeing the scene of an accident has been jailed.

Thursday, 23rd September 2021, 2:24 pm
Updated Thursday, 23rd September 2021, 4:58 pm

Kerry Taylor, 44, of Leader Street, Scholes, had stood before borough justices to plead guilty to taking a black Renault car without the owner’s consent on August 9, then driving it dangerously in Whelley during which time it was involved in a hit-and-run crash with a Toyota Aygo.

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And this happened while Taylor was banned from the road and had neither a valid licence nor insurance to be legitimately behind the wheel. Sent to Bolton Crown Court for sentencing, she was given a prison term of 12 months and banned from the road for three years.

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Bolton Crown Court