HI, I’ve been charged with “ Offence: Section 36 Road Traffic Act 1988, failing to comply with a traffic sign (Level Crossing). By (Incident detail) Vehicle seen to contravene red flashing lights at a level crossing. Vehicle was seen to cross the stop line after the red lights had been flashing and it was safe to stop.” I can remember this and I saw the ***** *****ght just before I cross the level crossing, however I could have stopped as well and foolishly decided to go though. There was no traffic in front of me as well. And add to the damage, the next day after this incident, I’ve genuinely missed a red light (with out seeing) on a roundabout, but stopped after the lights when I saw the traffic. I ’ve not being notified of this yet. Hopefully never will. Please advice what I should write in my statement. I’ve only being driving for just over two years and have no points but had to take an awareness course for doing 34 on a 30 road about 1.5 years ago. Also the vehicle was belong to my father and it’s fully insured and my insurance states that I can drive other insured vehicle as well. If it helps I’m a professional with MSc and BEng in engineering and have had no criminal history. Please advice. Thanks MrX
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