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Driver caught well over the limit

February 13, 2024 9:01 am in by
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A speeding driver who was more than four times the legal blood alcohol limit has been handed a massive fine.

The 31-year-old female driver from Strathalbyn was stopped Saturday at Bookpurnong between Loxton & Berri, after Police detected her car travelling at 150 km/h in a 100 km/h zone.

Police say she recorded a blood alcohol reading of 0.203, with Police having extra concern after locating 4 children in the car, with one being unrestrained.

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She was fined $2255 dollars, handed a 12 month loss of license, car was impounded for 28 days and will now face the Berri Magistrates Court.  

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