Six penalty points for insurance error

The case was heard at Belfast Crown Court
The case was heard at Belfast Crown Court

Six penalty points were imposed on 59-year-old man last Friday at Craigavon Magistrates Court for driving without insurance on August 22 this year.

Anthony Kelley, Avondale Manor, Craigavon, was also fined £250. The court heard that a damage only road traffic accident happened at the junction of High Street and Market Street in Portadown.

Kelley introduced himself to police and it was discovered that the vehicle belonged to his brother. The defendant was not a named driver on the insurance.

Kelley, who pleaded guilty himself, said he thought he was on the insurance.