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Eyre Peninsula Driver More than 5 times Legal Limit

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A driver has lost his licence after being caught drink driving on the Eyre Peninsula more than 5 times the legal limit.

Just after 8pm on Thursday, police received reports of a car driving erratically.

Patrols located the car and driver in Ceduna and breathalysed him.

The man returned a blood alcohol reading of 0.254

The 50-year-old from the State's Far North, was reported for drink driving and issued with an immediate 12-month loss of licence.

His car was also impounded for 28 days.