Tail-gating probable cause of Beebe accident
Two vehicles were involved in an accident on Principale Street, in the Beebe sector, last Friday
“Among some of our clientele, like seniors, the firefighters will even install the batteries. We are trying our best to make sure the population is safe,” explained Dany Robitaille, the head of the prevention division of the SPCIS. The visits take place during the day and evening, from Monday to Saturday, in all of the boroughs. afternoon at around 3:00 pm. One woman was hurt and taken by ambulance to the hospital in Magog. The origin of the accident was thought to have been caused by one vehicle following the one in front of it too closely. The driver in the tail-gating vehicle was given a fine that totalled $169 with the fees and two demerit points. Under ideal driving conditions, drivers are recommended to stay between two and three full seconds behind the vehicle in front of them, or one car length for roughly every 13 kilometres per hour of speed.
A woman was hurt in a two car collision that happened in Beebe last Friday.