Drunk driver hits wall on Woodhead Pass

The driver was found to be over three times the legal limit.
The driver was found to be over three times the legal limit.

A drunk driver who was found to be more than three times the legal limit has crashed into a wall on the Woodhead Pass.

The driver of the black Citroen C3 wasn’t injured in the incident on Friday morning (September 7), but gave a positive sample at the roadside after officers noticed a strong smell of alcohol.

The driver was taken into custody, and later provided a reading of 112 mg – more than three times the legal limit.

Officers added the driver would be processed once they had sobered up.