Motorist caught TWICE the drink drive limit near Laverstock

Motorist caught TWICE the drink drive limit near Laverstock

Published by Henrietta Creasey at 10:26am 12th December 2019.

MOD officers stopped a vehicle on the A30 caught driving erratically last night.

The driver, who is in 50s and from the Bishodown area, provided a positive sample of breath and was arrested.

Wiltshire Police say in custody he provided a reading of 76 more than double the legal limit of 35.

The force say he will charged with driving whilst over the prescribed limit and will appear in court.

Sergeant Tom Ellerby from Amesbury Police said 

"This was excellent work from our colleagues in Ministry of Defence Police who have taken a heavily intoxicated driver off the road who should never have got behind the wheel."

To report a drink driver, call 101. In an emergency, call 999.

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