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Drink-driver caught on late-night drive gets fine and road ban

A drink-driver has been who was caught behind the wheel on a late-night drive has been banned from the road.

Hereford Magistrates Court. Picture: Google

Nathan Priday, of Middle Wardens, Leintwardine, Craven Arms, was caught driving a Renault Clio on the A4110 at Adforton, near Leominster, shortly after midnight on October 27 last year.

A blood test found Priday, aged 23, had 98 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood. The legal limit is 80mg.

Priday pleaded guilty at Hereford Magistrates Court to driving a motor vehicle while above the alcohol limit.

Magistrates fined him £215 and banned him from driving for 12 months. His road ban will be reduced by three months if he completes a course.

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