Woman 'lucky' to escape with a $350 fine

JACINTA Paige Ritchie-Reidy was lucky not to get a further licence disqualification after she was caught driving without a licence in Scarness on February 20.

She was charged with driving without a licence due to a demerit point suspension however the charge was downgraded due to a disqualification notification problem.

Ritchie-Reidy acknowledged she was "lucky" to escape with a $350 fine.

Her licence will still be suspended until May 19.



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