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Woman, 30, charged with drink-driving offence after single vehicle collision in Shanklin

A woman has been charged with a drink-driving offence following reports of a single vehicle collision on Victoria Avenue in Shanklin


Officers attended the scene after being called at 11.25pm last night (15 April) and found that a white Range Rover had collided with a tree.


Natalia Deacon, 30, from Woodside Avenue, Sandown, has been charged with driving a motor vehicle when alcohol level above the limit.


She has been released on unconditional bail and is due to appear at Isle of Wight Magistrates’ Court on Friday 6 May.


A 28-year-old woman, from Shanklin, originally arrested on suspicion of driving while unfit through drink, has been released and will face no further action.