Drink drivers were allegedly caught by Whitsunday Police.
Drink drivers were allegedly caught by Whitsunday Police.

Drink and drug drivers stopped in Whitsundays

THREE drink drivers and one drug driver have been caught by police this week in the Whitsundays.

On Wednesday, February 5, a 48-year-old Airlie Beach man was stopped on Shute Harbour Road, Jubilee Pocket, at 6.10pm.

The man's random breath test allegedly returned a BAC of 0.054.

A 38-year-old man, from Jubilee Pocket, was stopped on his motorcycle, on Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale, on Thursday, February 6, at 8.10pm.

He allegedly returned a BAC of 0.054.

On Sunday, February 9, a Jubilee Pocket man was stopped, at 7.35pm, on Shute Harbour Road, Jubilee Pocket.

The 72-year-old allegedly returned a BAC of 0.067.

A Midge Point man has been charged with drug driving after a saliva test allegedly proved positive for a relevant drug.

The 26-year-old was stopped while driving on Shute Harbour Road, Mandalay, on Sunday, February 9, at 1am.

All four drivers are due to appear in Proserpine Magistrates Court, at a later date.


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