• Hannah Phillips

Three High Range Drink Drivers in Naracoorte


Limestone Coast Police have been busy on the roads with three drivers being caught under the influence of alcohol over the weekend.

Just after 9.30pm on Friday 16 November, police stopped a white Nissan Navara travelling on Rolland Street for a mobile breath test.

The 32-year-old man from Naracoorte returned a blood alcohol reading of 0.200.

He was reported for drink driving and driving an unregistered vehicle.

The driver was issued with a 12 month instant loss of licence and his car impounded for 28 days.

He will be summonsed to appear in the Naracoorte Magistrates Court at a later date.


About 11.20pm on Saturday 17 November, police were called to Robertson Street after a report of a vehicle collision.

The driver, a 24-year-old man from Naracoorte submitted to a breath test where he provided a positive reading of 0.233, more than four times the legal limit.

He was issued a 12 month instant loss of licence notice and had his vehicle impounded for 28 days.

He was reported for drink driving, driving an unregistered and uninsured vehicle and failing to produce his overseas licence.

He will be summoned to appear in the Naracoorte Magistrates Court at a later date.

Police stopped a white Nissan Navara on Smith Street, just after 2am on Sunday 18 November, for a random breath test.

The driver, a 22-year-old man from Victoria was reported for drink driving after recoding a positive reading of 0.163.

The man was issued a 12 month immediate loss of licence notice.

He will be summoned to appear in court at a later date.