Driver due in court after allegedly giving breath sample four times the legal limit

A man is due in court after allegedly providing a breath sample with four times the legal alcohol limit.

Wednesday, 29th May 2019, 4:50 pm
Essex Crescent. Picture from Google Images

The 52-year-old has been charged with driving with excess alcohol after he allegedly blew 140 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath.

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The legal limit is 35 microgrammes.

Officers responded to a report from a member of the public of a single vehicle accident in Essex Crescent in Billingham.

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