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High Range Drink Driver Port Augusta

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A high range drink driver has been caught in Port Augusta.

While police were patrolling along Carlton Parade they observed a Holden Commodore driving toward them in the centre of the road. As the car approached police it slowly moved back into its lane and continued on.

Police conducted a U-turn and pulled the car over to speak to the driver. Checks revealed the 26-year-old local man, had a disqualified driver’s licence.

Police then breath tested the man who allegedly returned a positive result of 0.281, which is five times over the limit.

The man was reported for drink driving as well as driving disqualified.

He was issued a 12-month loss of licence and his car was impounded for 29 days.

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