Woman blows 0.213 after crash – Port Stephens-Hunter PD

A Hunter woman has been charged with high-range drink-driving after returning a breath analysis more than four times the legal limit.

Officers from Port Stephens-Hunter Police District were on Richardson Road at Salt Ash about 9.30pm (Saturday 4 January 2020), when they saw a vehicle crashed into a drainage culvert.

The 29-year-old female driver was arrested and taken to Raymond Terrace Police Station where she underwent a breath analysis, returning an alleged reading of 0.213.

She was issued with a Court Attendance Notice (CAN) for high-range PCA and her driver’s licence was suspended.

She is due to appear in Raymond Terrace Local Court on Monday 20 January 2020.

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