Disqualified, drunk, unlicenced drivers keep police busy
LOCAL police have been kept busy on our roads over the Christmas holidays.
Senior Constable David Henderson reported that a number of people had been caught doing the wrong thing on Northern Rivers roads during the period.
A 34-year-old man from McLeans Ridges caught driving while disqualified in Ballina.
A 34-year-old man from Teven mid range drink driving in Lennox Head.
A 22-year-old Ellangowan man mid range drink driving in Casino.
A 14-year-old driving unlicenced, unregistered and uninsured in Kyogle.
A 33-year-old Cumbalum man suspended driver in Goonellabah.
A 21-year-old man driving with a cancelled licence, no seatbelt and breaching bail in Lismore.
A 46-year-old Lismore for high range drink driving in Girards Hill.
A 29-year-old Ballina man caught driving whilst unlicenced twice within 10 minutes at Ballina.
A 21-year-old Casino man driving unregistered, uninsured, stating false name in Casino.
A 27-year-old Casino woman on her Ls driving unaccompanied and in an unregistered car at Casino.
A 17-year-old driving unlicenced in Lismore
Two major vehicle accidents in Casino, one of which was fatal.
Snr Const Henderson reminded motorists that double demerit points were in place until Monday.