• Hannah Phillips

Drink Drivers Caught in Yorke Peninsula


Police have reported five men after they were detected drink driving in the Yorke Peninsula area on Saturday.


On Saturday 27 January, police stopped and breath tested five men who produced the following readings:

  • A 53-year-old man from Kadina allegedly produced a blood alcohol reading of 0.151 at Kadina.

  • A 67-year-old man from Tiddy Widdy Beach allegedly produced a blood alcohol reading of 0.174 at Ardrossan.

  • A 71-year-old man from Ardrossan allegedly produced a blood alcohol reading of 0.131 at Ardrossan.

  • A 31-year-old man from Birkenhead allegedly produced a blood alcohol reading of 0.155 at Moonta.

  • A 43-year-old man from Plympton allegedly produced a blood alcohol reading of 0.167 at Paralowie.

All five men were reported for drink driving, issued with a twelve month instant loss of licence and four vehicles were impounded for 28 days.

They will be summonsed to appear in court at a later date.


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