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Woman charged with hit-and-run in Long Pond, Conception Bay South

A Royal Newfoundland Constabulary vehicle.
A Royal Newfoundland Constabulary vehicle. - SaltWire Network

29-year-old charged with dangerous driving, failing to remain at scene of accident

Around 12:30 a.m. on Saturday, Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) officers responded to a report of a hit and run in the area of Long Pond in Conception Bay South (CBS).

According to a RNC media report, the driver of the vehicle was identified and located in the west end of St. John’s.

The 29-year-old woman was charged with dangerous driving and failing to remain at the scene of an accident.

Police say she was released with a future court date.

RNC officers were also busy with other traffic safety issues on the weekend.

Friday morning around 10:30 a.m., RNC patrol services stopped a 48-year-old man in CBS. Police say they ticketed the man for driving while suspended and his vehicle was seized.

Shortly after 2 a.m. on Saturday, RNC officers stopped a driver on Golf Avenue in St. John’s.

According to a RNC media report, the 34-year-old man “was determined to have in excess of $30,000 in fines.”

The man was issued three summary offence tickets, his vehicle was seized, and he was released with a future court date.

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