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Drink driver crashes car while FOUR times over the limit

Drink driver crashes car while FOUR times over the limit

Published by Grace Mcgachy
6:57am 16th December 2019. (Updated at 2:23pm 16th December 2019)

Two drink drivers were caught in Norfolk over the weekend. 

One was arrested after crashing while more than four times the legal alcohol limit in King's Lynn on Sunday (15th Dec). 

No-one was injured in the incident which happened on Wootton Road. 


The driver blew 147ugs at the roadside, the legal limit is 35. 

Five hours later in custody, they provided an evidential sample of 130ugs which is still nearly four times the drink-drive limit.

Elsewhere another driver was found to be almost three times the limit after being pulled over in Dereham. 

Police said on Twitter they were alerted to the driver by a member of the public. 

They blew 101ugs at the roadside. 

KLFM has been speaking to the emergency services as part of our Drink Drive campaign


Drink driving is one of the so-called Fatal Four on our roads.

Those are the main reasons behind serious and fatal collisions.

Punishments could range from a fine of up to £2,500, losing your driving licence or up to three months in prison.

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