Speeding drink driver caught on Charlton Esplanade

FIRST speeding, then alleged drink driving.

A 33-year-old was caught speeding along Charlton Esplanade at Pt Vernon on Thursday night.

When pulled over by police the driver blew an alleged reading of 0.101%, just over double the legal limit.

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The woman was charged for drink driving and is expected to appear in Hervey Bay Magistrates Court at a later date.
She was also given a ticket for speeding.

Earlier in the day at the same location police caught a 40-year-old woman speeding.

She was issued a $193 fine and charged for driving without a licence.



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