HoonsPhoto : Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily
HoonsPhoto : Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily Brett Wortman

Alleged drink driver caught hooning in Maryborough

A DRIVER has been charged with drink-driving and a hooning offence after he was allegedly seen doing burnouts in a Maryborough street.

Police got the call from a licenced premises that a man believed to be in his 30s appeared to be intoxicated as he got into a vehicle.

Maryborough police did patrols of the area in the CBD and soon after received another call that the driver of the same vehicle was seen doing burnouts on Albert Street.

A roadside test revealed the driver had an alleged blood alcohol reading of 0.197%.

The man has been charged with drink driving and a type one hooning offence.

The offence happened on Monday night.

A court date is yet to be set.



Real estate prodigy's big mistake

premium_icon Real estate prodigy's big mistake

Bad courier move by young agent

COURT: Gympie man guilty of fondling woman as she slept

premium_icon COURT: Gympie man guilty of fondling woman as she slept

He made repeated, unwanted advances on the woman.

Gympie using more water, but no change to restrictions

premium_icon Gympie using more water, but no change to restrictions

Warmer weather and no sign of rain behind more water usage.