Woman charged with high-range drink-driving with kids in car

A WOMAN has been charged after she was allegedly busted drink-driving with two children in the car.

The woman was pulled over during an RBT on Manning Street in Tuncurry around 6.45pm on Tuesday.

“Police spoke to the driver, a 33-year-old woman, who had a man and two children, aged six in the car, before conducting a breath test, which returned a positive result,” NSW Police said in a statement.


The woman was arrested and taken to Forster Police Station where she returned an alleged reading of 0.283.

She was charged with high-range PCA and granted conditional bail to appear at Forster Local Court on Wednesday 20 June.

Her licence was also suspended and a notification was made to Family and Community Services.