Uninsured Barnoldswick drink-driver with no license banned for three years

A Barnoldswick drink-driver has been ordered off the road for three years by Burnley magistrates.

Tuesday, 24th September 2019, 10:21 am
Updated Tuesday, 24th September 2019, 11:21 am
Burnley Magistrates Court

David Leaver, of Fenton Avenue, blew 52 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath after he was caught in a Ford Focus, on Eastern Avenue, Burnley. He was also uninsured and had no licence, the court was told.

The 43-year-old admitted driving with excess alcohol, not being insured, and driving otherwise than in accordance with a licence on August 26th. He was fined £300 and was told to pay a £32 victim surcharge and £85 costs.