Rockingham bus driver allegedly blows over legal limit with children on board

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A 47-year-old woman has been charged with drink-driving after she was pulled over by police while dropping children home from school.

The incident occurred 2.12pm Wednesday May 26, where it will be alleged the Warnbro woman was driving a Toyota Commuter bus east along Gilmore Avenue in Leda. 

Police said at the time of the offence, she was driving a bus full of children who were being conveyed home from school. 

The West Australian report she allegedly returned a blood-alcohol reading above 0.1 per cent which is twice the drink-drive limit.

The woman will appear in Rockingham Magistrate’s Court June 29.





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