Local News

Truckie On Drugs

Cop sign 2 (Claire) resized.jpg

Another truckie has been busted behind the wheel under the influence of methamphetamines.

The rig was pulled over around 5:30pm Monday on Hindmarsh Rd in Murray Bridge, the 37 year old northern suburbs driver testing positive to the drug.

He was ordered not to drive for 24 hours and is now awaiting the forensic results of the test to see if he faces further charges.

He was also reported for not keeping an accurate work log.

 

Image: Claire Murphy

You may also like...

All Roads Lead To The MCG This Week

All Roads Lead To The MCG This Week

The Motor Accident Commission and the Adelaide Crows have come together to urge those driving over for the AFL Grand Final to make sure they don’t...

Too late for Nowra residents to leave: RFS

Too late for Nowra residents to leave: RFS

An out-of-control bushfire is burning on NSW's south coast, with the RFS telling residents near West Nowra to take shelter. It issued the...

Out of control blaze in NSW Hunter region

Out of control blaze in NSW Hunter region

Firefighters are battling an out-of-control bushfire in the NSW Hunter region. The blaze is burning at Main Creek, Dungog with residents in the...

No rush for Tas cabinet reshuffle: Hodgman

No rush for Tas cabinet reshuffle: Hodgman

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman says the government won't be rushed into a cabinet reshuffle after the state energy minister's shock decision to...