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Truckie Caught Drink Driving

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A truck driver has lost his license after being caught over the limit in Whyalla on the weekend.

About 8.15 pm Saturday 8 May police saw a tipper truck traveling along Stirling Drive at Whyalla Stuart and pulled it over to conduct a breath test.

The driver, a 62-year-old Whyalla Stuart man, allegedly returned a positive result of 0.110. He was reported for drink driving and lost his license on the spot for six months.

He will be summoned to the Whyalla Magistrates Court at a later date.