Police arrest alleged M55 drink driver

An alleged drink driver has been arrested by police on the M55 after they were caught weaving between lanes.

Saturday, 3rd November 2018, 8:12 am
Updated Saturday, 3rd November 2018, 9:18 am
The driver was caught on camera by police.
The driver was caught on camera by police.

Police said a member of the public had reported a possible drink driver on the M6. Members of Lancashire Road Police then located the car on the M55 heading towards Blackpool.

Lancs Road Police tweeted a video of the incident and said: "A brief assessment led to the vehicle being stopped and driver arrested. Provided a reading of 88 (microgrammes of alcohol) in custody."

The legal limit is 35 microgrammes of alcohol.

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The driver will appear before courts.