The aftermath of any crash can be hectic and stressful, even one where no one is seriously injured. Words are exchanged and sometimes they get heated as those involved try to establish what happened and who was at fault. That was the situation two elderly women found themselves in six months ago. They came to Tauranga for a dental appointment and wound up being involved in a crash with another vehicle in Welcome Bay. But the situation took a turn for the worse when a future council candidate got involved. His actions landed him in court. Samantha Motion reports.

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