Driver four times the limit in Pialligo Avenue collision

Drink Driving

About 5.50pm yesterday (Saturday, 6 July 2019) ACT Policing responded to reports that a White Toyota utility was on its side at a roundabout on Pialligo Avenue, near Canberra Airport.

The driver of the utility, a 31-year-old man, returned a positive breath test result over four times the legal 0.05 blood alcohol limit. His licence was immediately suspended.

No other vehicles were involved, and although an adult passenger and two young children were in the vehicle, nobody was seriously injured in the incident.

Any witnesses to this incident who has not already spoke to police, or anyone with dash-cam or CCTV footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6414552.

Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au