Hampton Park drink driver

Saturday, 17 June 2017 02:56

A man has been taken off the road after allegedly being caught drink driving in Hampton Park this evening.

Casey Highway Patrol intercepted the driver as he attempted to leave a licenced venue on Hallam Road in Hampton Park about 9pm.

The 38-year-old Hampton man returned an evidentiary breath test reading of 0.176% BAC.

The man’s licence was immediately suspended for 12 months and he had his car impounded for 30 days at a cost of $1005.

He is expected to be charged on summons with drink driving offences.

Hannah Rowlands

Media Officer