A woman who narrowly avoided hitting a child on a pedestrian crossing, failed to stop and then failed an eyesight test has had her licence taken away.
- Essex Police video.
Essex Police say they received dash cam footage of the near miss at Highwoods Approach, Colchester in mid-November.
The child who was on a zebra crossing managed to jump out of the way of the oncoming Ford Fiesta.
Police went to the home of the driver, a woman in her 80s, after she failed to stop. They did an eyesight test, which she failed.