Bus driver caught drink-driving and speeding on way to work

A man has been caught both speeding and drink-driving while on his way to work as a bus driver in Sydney this morning.

Around 5.25am, the 51-year-old was pulled over at Currans Hill in his Nissan Patrol after he was detected driving at 67km in a 50km zone.

Police submitted the man to a random breath test, which allegedly returned a positive reading.


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He was arrested and taken to Narellan Police Station where he returned a breath analysis reading of  0.103.

The man, who is a bus driver for a private company, was on his way to work at the time he was pulled over, police say.

He was issued an infringement notice for the speeding offence, had his licence suspended on the spot and was charged with mid-range drink-driving.

He is due to face Moss Vale Local Court on 29 November.

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