Streaky Bay man to face court after being stopped for drink driving

A Streaky Bay man will face court after he was stopped for drink driving on Friday night.

Just before 8.30pm, police were conducting a driver testing station on Flinders Highway at Streaky Bay when they stopped a vehicle.

The driver, a 37-year-old local, was breath tested and allegedly returned a positive blood alcohol reading of 0.143, nearly three times over the legal limit of 0.05.

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

He will be summoned to appear in the Ceduna Magistrates Court at a date to be set.

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/.