A WOMAN from a village near Thornbury has admitted drink-driving and failing to stop after a crash. 

Deborah Benson, aged 57, of Russet Close, Olveston, failed to stop after an accident which damaged a garden wall.

The incident happened on June 12 this year in Bramley Close in the village. 

Benson was also charged with drink-driving on the same day. 

She had 267 milligrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood - the legal limit is 80. 

Benson was fined £100 with a £114 surcharge plus £85 in costs - a total of £299 - at Bristol Magistrates Court on November 28.  

She was banned from driving for 24 months.