L-Plater in hot water for drink driving

July 26, 2023 8:44 am in by

An L-plate driver is in trouble after being caught over the alcohol limit in the state’s north.

Police responded to reports of a car driving erratically on the Midland Highway near Ross on Tuesday afternoon, July 25.

They intercepted the Port Huon man at Campbell Town and he returned a reading of 0.132 in a breath test. The limit for learners is zero alcohol.

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Police also allege the 24-year-old’s car hadn’t been registered for more than seven years.