Accident:woman told not to drive

2012-05-19 00:00

A WOMAN (46) has been ordered not to drive until a court case dealing with charges of the murder of a five-year-old girl, reckless driving and driving under the influence of alcohol has been finalised.

Akhona Duma (five) died after Lesleyaan Michelie Young’s double-cab collided with a car driven by her father, Bonginkosi Mlaba.

It is alleged that both drivers were under the influence of alcohol when the accident occurred on the R622 between Mooi River and Greytown. The child was on the back of her father’s bakkie.

Mlaba faces similar charges. He was released on warning and will be back in court on June 29. Young will appear on July 2.

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