Drink driver went wrong way on one way junction in Mansfield
A County Durham man who drove the wrong way at a one-way junction in Mansfield was more than twice over the legal limit, a court heard.
CCTV operators raised the alarm and Wayne Nichols’ VW Golf was stopped on Chesterfield Road South, shortly before midnight, on November 27.
A test revealed he had 87 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, when the legal limit is 35 microgrammes.
Nichols, 41, of Morningside, Sacriston, admitted driving with excess alcohol when he appeared at Mansfield Magistrates Court, on Thursday.
Nichols, who had no previous convictions, told magistrates he... read more
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