Hit & run driver at Herts Tesco admits charges

20 February 2019, 19:41 | Updated: 20 February 2019, 19:45

Rickmansworth Tesco

A woman has admitted to all the charges put to her after a woman was knocked over at a Tesco's in Hertfordshire before Christmas.

It was just before 2pm on December 23rd when Hertfordshire Police were called to a report of a car being in collision with several people in the Tesco car park on Harefield Road in Rickmansworth.

The ambulance service also attended and two people were reported hurt; one woman was taken to Watford General Hospital suffering serious injuries.


A woman has been charged in connection with an incident that happened at Tesco in Rickmansworth on Sunday, December 23, 2018.

Lucy Turner, 32, of Organ Hall Road in Borehamwood, has been charged with the following offences:

•    Attempted theft (from Tesco in Rickmansworth)
•    Causing serious injury by dangerous driving
•    Use of a motor vehicle on a road/public place without third party insurance
•    Driving whilst disqualified
•    Being the driver of a vehicle that failed to stop after a collision
•    Being the driver of  a vehicle that failed to stop after a collision and failing to report the collision

She was also charged in connection with two separate incidents: a theft from Tesco in Pinner on December 23 and a theft from the Co-op in Borehamwood on December 24.

Ms Turner appeared at Hatfield Remand Court on Saturday, February 16 and pleaded guilty to all charges. She has been remanded in custody and will next appear at St Albans Crown Court on Friday, March 8.