Two men receive immediate roadside driver's licence suspension after being caught driving after having consumed alcohol.

Sicamous, Malakwa men receive roadside suspensions

Drivers caught behind the wheel after having consumed alcohol.

  • Nov. 17, 2016 4:00 p.m.

A 59-year-old Malakwa man is currently without a driver’s licence after police pulled him over for failing to stop at a stop sign around 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20.

McNeil said police suspected the man had been driving after consuming alcohol. The man was then administered, and failed two roadside breath tests.

On the same date, a 40-year old Sicamous man received a 90-day immediate roadside driver’s licence suspension after failing two roadside breath tests. The man was driving on Main Street at 2 a.m. when he was stopped by police.

In both cases the vehicles were towed and impounded for 30 days at the owners’ expense.

 

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