KZN drunk fined R45 000

2008-07-11 00:00

South Africans Against Drunk Driving (Sadd) have welcomed the R45 000 fine given to a Scottburgh man for driving while under the influence of alcohol, although they said it was “quite lenient” given the man’s blood alcohol level — equivalent to him having 10 brandies in his system.

Caro Smit, the founder of Sadd, said at that level a person is 80 times more likely to have a crash. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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