Drunk driver clocked at 190km/h

A MAN has been charged after he was allegedly caught behind the wheel of a Porsche Macan travelling at 191km/h along a highway in Sydney’s northwest.

The 30-year-old was allegedly drunk – twice the legal limit – when pulled over by police on the M2 at Baulkham Hills about 12.15am on Sunday.

Highway Patrol officers intercepted the man’s Porsche after clocking it travelling at 191km/h in a 100 zone.


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The driver was arrested after failing a roadside breath and taken to Castle Hill Police Station where he returned an alleged breath analysis reading of 0.104.

He was issued a Field Court Attendance Notice for the offences of mid-range PCA, drive at speed dangerous to the public, and exceed speed more than 45km/h.

The man’s licence was suspended and he is due to front Parramatta Local Court next month.

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Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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