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Speeding Driver Also Had Drugs In System

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Police have stopped a speeding motorist at Wellington, to find she was behind the wheel under the influence of drugs.

The 26 year old was pulled over on the Princes Highway on Saturday after a patrol clocked her at 122km an hour in the 110km zone.

A roadside test returned a positive result for methamphetamines. She was ordered not to drive for 24 hours and now awaits forensic test results to see if she faces further charges.

Another drug driver was also detected on Pt Elliot Rd at Middleton on Sunday, The 32 year old also returning a positive test for methamphetamines.

 

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