Posted: Wed 19th Apr 2017

HGV driver caught going the wrong way down a Deeside dual-carriageway whilst drunk jailed for 42 weeks

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Apr 19th, 2017

A HGV driver who was caught travelling the wrong way down a dual-carriageway in Deeside on Good Friday whilst over the legal drink drive limit has been jailed for 42 weeks. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

NWP Roads Policing Unit posted the update on social media this morning. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The driver, from Moldova, has also been disqualified from driving for two years. He was stopped after a member of the public contacted the police. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

NWP Roads Policing Unit say: “If you suspect a drink or drug driver please let us know via 101. In an emergency always dial 999.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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