Drink and speed - A deathly double

Monday, 19 June 2017 17:36

A driver has had his car impounded after being detected drink driving and travelling at 77kms over the speed limit in Mulgrave earlier this morning

The 21-year-old Hampton Park man was allegedly driving at 177km/h in a 100km/h zone on Jacksons Road when intercepted by police.

The driver was conveyed to the Dandenong police station where he was breath tested with a result of 0.087per cent.

The man’s BMW sedan was impounded for 30 days, incurring a cost of $895.50.

The driver is expected to be charged on summons with speeding, speed dangerous and drink driving.

Creina O’Grady

Media Officer

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