Crace woman charged with high range drink driving

Charged with drink driving

A 49-year-old Crace woman has been charged with high range drink driving following a collision in Crace on Tuesday night.   

About 8.00pm on Tuesday (8 March 2022) police responded to reports of a collision between a Hyundai IX35 and a parked Holden Cruze on Cocoparra Crescent in Crace. 

The 49-year-old driver of the Hyundai underwent a breath screening test which was positive. The woman was taken into custody and conveyed to Gungahlin Police Station. 

Soon after, the driver provided a sample of breath that was sufficient for analysis and the result was 0.269 grams of alcohol per 210 litres of breath. 

The 49-year-old was served with an Immediate Suspension Notice – removing her right to drive. She will be issued a summons to appear in court at a later date.  

Anyone with information that can assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website.  Please quote 7053100 Information can be provided anonymously. 


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