Young driver fined and banned from driving for splashing school children

Leon Poultney
A car drives through a large paddle during heavy rainfalls in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, July 14, 2012. A weekend with rain and thunderstorms is forecasted for large parts of Germany. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)
A car drives through a large paddle during heavy rainfalls in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, July 14, 2012. A weekend with rain and thunderstorms is forecasted for large parts of Germany. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)

A young motorist has been fined £500 and received six penalty points on his licence for soaking a mother and her two children as they walked to school.