Drink driver three times over the limit at 5.40am

Drink driver in Wisbech was three times over the limit

Police in Wisbech say they were shocked to pull over a driver at 5.40am today and find he was more than three times over the legal drink drive limit. - Credit: Policing Fenland

A drink driver is spending the day sobering up in the cells after a 5.40am stop by police found him three times over the limit.  

The driver was spotted by police in Churchill Road, Wisbech. 

A police spokesperson said the driver was “seen to be swerving in the road”. They pulled him over for a breathalyser test.  

When they took a reading, police say he blew a “whopping 119 at the roadside – that's more than three times the legal limit of 35!”. 

Police say the high reading “shocked” them.  

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The driver was arrested and police say the man “currently remains in custody”. 

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