A man who blew more than twice the legal limit has lost his licence for nine months.
A man who blew more than twice the legal limit has lost his licence for nine months. Peter Carruthers

Driving twice the legal limit

A MAN who blew more than twice the legal limit has been fined $1200 and lost his licence for nine months.

Jack Alfred Durnsford, 18, of Jubilee Pocket, pleaded guilty in Proserpine Magistrates Court on Monday to driving a vehicle while over the middle alcohol limit.

Prosecutor Robert Beamish told the court Durnsford recorded a blood alcohol content reading of 0.117 when he was stopped by police for a random breath test on Midge Point Road at Midge Point at 10.03pm on November 30.


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