Weekend drink driving detections

June 25, 2024 9:03 am in by
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Riverland Police have again detected several traffic offences local roads.

Saturday afternoon Police in Waikerie stopped a driver on Matthews Street, Waikerie and submitted the driver to a breath test which returned a result of 0.148.

The driver, a 47-year-old woman from Waikerie was reported for drink driving, issued a 6-month instant loss of licence and her vehicle was impounded.

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Then on Sunday morning Police attended the scene of a vehicle collision on East Murray Area School Road at Mindarie.

On arrival the 51-year-old female driver from Loxton was submitted to a breath test and returned a result of 0.127.

She was reported for drink driving and issued a 6-month instant loss of licence.

Both drivers will also be summonsed to appear in court at a later date.