Hit and run driver gets good behaviour bond
A DRIVER has been slapped with a good behaviour bond after a serious hit and run incident.
Thomas Calvin Duff was sentenced in Byron Bay Local Court on Thursday to a 12-month good behaviour bond and his licence was disqualified for three years after hitting a pedestrian on the Old Pacific Hwy near the intersection with Newberry Pde, Brunswick Heads.
The incident occurred on February 19 when the 27-year-old man stuck the 23-year-old pedestrian.
The pedestrian was taken to Gold Coast Hospital in a serious condition suffering head injuries.