KZN: trucker arrested five times over the limit

2008-11-30 00:00

A 25-YEAR-old truck driver from Inchanga was arrested on the N3 south-bound near Camperdown yesterday morning when his blood alcohol level was found to be more than five times the legal limit.

A traffic officer at the scene said that the driver, who works for Impisi transportation company, was travelling from Newcastle to Durban when he was stopped by traffic officers.

“The normal blood alcohol limit is 0,10 mg per 100 ml and the man was 0,53mg per 100 ml,” said the traffic officer.

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