Port Lincoln driver caught drink driving

Driver returns 0.148 breath test

A local driver has lost his licence and will face court at a later date after he was reported for drink driving in Port Lincoln on Wednesday night.

Police will allege that at about 9.05pm on June 16, officers received information that a man was driving while under the influence of alcohol.

Officers later located a ute on Tasman Terrace and the male driver underwent a breath test, returning a positive reading of 0.148.

The 52-year-old Port Lincoln man was reported for exceeding the prescribed concentration of alcohol,was issued a six-month immediate loss of licence notice and his car was impounded for 28 days.

The man will be summonsed to appear in court at a later date.

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