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A YOUNG woman, who crashed on Solihull’s Collector Road while driving over double the legal alcohol limit, has been banned for 21 months.

Kristina Taft, 20, of Leasowes Drive, Wolverhampton, was caught after she crashed her Volkswagen Polo into the car in front, as she drove along the busy dual carriageway on September 27.

Kristina Taft, 20, of Leasowes Drive, Wolverhampton, was caught after she crashed her Volkswagen Polo into the car in front, as she drove along the busy dual carriageway on September 27.

The court heard that passengers had to be taken to Heartlands Hospital following the crash.

Taft, who previously had a clean driving record, said: “I do truly regret doing it and it makes me upset every time I hear what I did.”

She received a 21-month disqualification and was ordered to pay £175 in fines and costs.

 

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