The accident happened last year within the Port of Tilbury (credit: Port of Tilbury Police)
The man from South Ockendon was arrested after crash last October, for multiple offences, including drink/drug driving and having no insurance.
Other offences included possession of class B drugs, having a provisional driving licence and TWOC.
The vehicle collided with kerbs, a traffic island, fencing, and a lamp post.
He pleaded guilty at Basildon Magistrates Court yesterday (Monday, 7 September).
— PortofTilbury Police (@Police_potll) September 7, 2020
In addition to the compensation, he’s been handed a 16-month ban from driving and ordered to complete 100 hours unpaid work.
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