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The summons will likely be for careless driving. If this is the charge on the court papers then this is likely to be a fine and court costs. In some cases if this is a first offence you can ask for diversion which will leave her record clean. She should ask the police if they will look at this before pleading to the charge. It is however possible that she may be charged with careless driving causing injury. This is more serious and she would be fined more, and also be prevented from driving/ or trying to get a licence for 6 months. The fine will depend on what she can pay.