06 Dec 2021

Naas man fined and banned from road after four vehicle crash at Kilmeague

Dangerous driving

Naas man fined and banned from road after four vehicle crash at Kilmeague

Naas courthouse

A 22-year-old man has been fined €1,000 and banned from driving for two years for dangerous driving after a four vehicle collision at Pluckerstown, Kilmeague on March 5 last.

At Naas District Court On November 27, Andrew Connors, of Fairgreen, Ballymore Road, Naas, was also fined €500 for not having a secure load.

Garda Sergeant Jim Kelly said Mr Connors, who is working in construction and had no previous convictions, had not secured a heavy trailer which hit the side of another vehicle after the defendant swerved to avoid a car turning right in front of him.

“It could have been a lot worse. He appreciated the severity of it,” said his solicitor, Cairbre Finan, who added there were no serious injuries from the accident.

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