A MOTORIST who was caught driving over the legal alcohol limit was charged with drink driving on Saturday, 5 June.
A Greater Manchester Police (GMP) Transport unit patrol caught the driver of a Ford Focus driving at speed and mounting the kerb on Highfield Road.
The driver was stopped and provided a positive breath test before being arrested.
The driver provided a reading over the drink drive limit while in custody and have been charged with drink driving.
The driver will appear at court at a later date, which has not yet been announced.
A spokesperson for GMP said: “Driver of a Ford Focus seen driving at speed & mounting kerb on Highfield Road, Farnworth, by a #GMPTransportUnit patrol this evening.
Driver stopped & provided a positive breath test – they were then arrested.
In custody they provided a reading over the drink drive limit and they’ve now been charged with drink driving, to appear at court at a later date.”