£250 fine and ban for drink-driver who was twice the limit

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A MAN who admitted driving a car while more than twice the legal alcohol limit has been fined.

Andrew Peck was stopped while driving a Peugeot 106 in Gunners Way, Gosport, on January 16.

A test revealed the 20-year-old’s breath contained 81 microgrammes of alcohol per 100 millilitres of breath. The legal limit is 35mg.

Peck, from Martinet Drive, Lee-on-the-Solent, was fined £250, ordered to pay £85 costs and £15 into a victims of crime fund by Fareham magistrates. He was also banned from driving for 20 months.