Drink driver blows 0.098

A man recorded a blood alcohol reading nearly twice the legal limit at Ceduna over the weekend.

At about 9.30pm on Friday, August 31, Ceduna patrols stopped a vehicle on Poynton Street at Ceduna, for a mobile driver test.

The driver, a 58-year-old man from Taperoo in Adelaide, recorded a blood alcohol reading of 0.098.

The man was issued with a six-month loss of licence and was reported for drink driving.  

He will be summoned to appear in court at a later date.

If you have any information about suspicious driving activity in your local area then you can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the incident online at https://www.crimestoppers.com.au/.