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AustraliaDriver caught five times over the limit with toddler in car

14:36  15 may  2019
14:36  15 may  2019 Source:   9news.com.au

Disqualified driver caught high-range drink driving

Disqualified driver caught high-range drink driving A man has been charged with high-range drink driving after recording a blood alcohol reading more than six times the legal limit. Emergency services were called to Garfield Road East in Riverstone, in Sydney’s east, after reports of a crash involving a Holden Commodore and another vehicle about 6.15pm. Credit Cards Are Now Offering 0% Interest Until 2020 Find out more on Finder Ad Finder.com.au When police arrived, they spoke with the driver of the Commodore, a 43-year-old man. He returned a positive roadside breath test.

An intoxicated mother has been caught driving nearly five times over the legal limit after she crashed with a car in Ballarat's north-west on Friday afternoon. A California woman who crashed her car through the window of a pizza shop was nearly four- times over the drink - driving limit , police say.

An Uber driver has lost his licence and his job after allegedly being caught driving more than five times over the legal alcohol limit , with paying His car was also impounded for 28 days. A spokeswoman for Uber said the ride-share company had sacked the driver following the incident.

A Sydney man who was caught driving five times over the legal blood alcohol reading and with a toddler in the car has avoided jail.

Lloyd Dening, 55, of Dee Why, was pulled over on Parkview Road in Fairlight on March 26, after police received a tip-off that he’d been drinking at The Sand Hotel in Narrabeen.

When officers breath-tested him, he returned a reading of 0.252, five times the legal limit.

Driver caught five times over the limit with toddler in car © 9news Lloyd Dening, 55, returned a reading of 0.252, five times the legal limit.

At the time, his partner and a three-year-old disabled boy were sitting on the back seat.

Mr Dening was arrested and taken to Manly Police Station, where further checks revealed he’d previously been disqualified from driving for 22 years.

He was charged with driving with high-range PCA and driving while unlicensed.

As this was his first offence in 10 years, Magistrate Georgina Darcy ordered him to serve a six-month Intensive Corrections Orders, so he could get treatment for “alcohol abuse”.

Driver narrowly avoids pedestrian before crashing into library.
Police are investigating after 40-year-old driver smashed his car through the wall of a library in Sydney’s south-west overnight. The out-of-control driver narrowly avoided hitting a pedestrian after screeching through a petrol station in Narellan. “The car just came in flying through the bowser, just missed me, and then he hit the pole, got out of the car and drove off erratically,” Riad Almasri told 9News. Moments later the driver smashed his car through the wall of Narellan Library, located up the road from the service station.

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