MOTORIST Melissa Curtis was caught driving while almost twice the legal alcohol limit.
She pleaded guilty to driving a Vauxhall Corsa in Northern Parade, Portsmouth, after drinking too much on November 20.
A test revealed the 21-year-old’s breath contained 65 microgrammes of alcohol per 100 millilitres. The legal limit is 35mg.
Curtis, of Highland Road, Southsea, was fined £350 by Portsmouth magistrates.
She was ordered to pay £85 in court costs and £15 to a fund for victims of crime.
Curtis was banned from driving for 18 months.
The driving ban could be reduced by four months on the condition that she pays to complete a government-approved driving course by November 2012.