Four drivers are fined for not belting up
FAILURE to put on safety belts led to convictions and fines imposed at the District Court sitting in Wexford where Judge Gerard Haughton presided.
Full time student Lorraine Cleere (37), Cullatra, Barntown had no belt in place at Cullentra on September 4 last year. She was fined €100.
Aidan Lynch, formerly of 11 The Orchard, Michael Street, New Ross but now living at 61 Talbot Green, Wexford offered no excuse for being un-belted while a front seat passenger on September 27 last year. he was fined €100.
Anthony Anderson (54), Claddagh, Clonmines, Wellingtonbridge, who was caught without his belt at North Quay in New Ross on February 21 last and pleaded guilty in court, was fined €150.
Tom Connors (19), 13 Dunbrody Heights, New Ross, was not present in court to deal with evidence that he had no belt on at North Quay on the evening of February 21. He was fined €300.