There’s never a good time to text and drive, but here’s the worst time: South Simcoe Police say a woman was spotted texting behind the wheel, while beside a police cruiser. Worst part, they were both outside a school in Bradford.
Female driver texting beside officer at #Bradford school. Officer reached out cruiser window & knocked on driver’s window to get her attention. Child in vehicle. Distracted driving charge. $615 fine, 3-day licence suspension & demerit points upon conviction. #AllHandsOnDeck pic.twitter.com/3Y7Yi6EtNe— South Simcoe Police (@SouthSimcoePS) September 5, 2019
The officer reached across and knocked on the window to get her attention. Turns out, there was a kid in the car too, waiting to be dropped off at school. The 36-year-old woman is now facing a $615 charge and a three day licence suspension, if found guilty in traffic court.