Driver caught three times above legal limit on Wombat Street

A 53-year-old man has been caught driving more than three times above the legal blood alcohol limit.

The man was driving a white Toyota when he was stopped by police about 8.40pm on Saturday, August 3 on Wombat Street, Young.

He was stopped for the purpose of a random breath test which allegedly returned positive. He was arrested for a secondary test which returned a reading of .163.

He was suspended and charged with high range drink driving.

Low range in Harden

About 9.10pm on Friday, August 9 a 38-year-old woman was driving a gold Toyota on Auburn Street, Harden, police say.

She was stopped for a random breath test and allegedly returned a positive result.

She was arrested and taken to Harden Police Station for a breath analysis where she returned a reading of 0.080 grams of alcohol in 210 litres of breath.

She was given handed a court notice and her driver's licence was suspended.