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28 Nov 2021

Gardaí hit drivers with 540 breath tests on Dublin Cork Limerick motorway 'supercheckpoint' in Laois

Gardaí carry out 540 breath tests on Dublin Cork Limerick motorway 'supercheckpoint' in Laois

Gardaí carry out 540 breath tests on Dublin Cork Limerick motorway 'supercheckpoint' in Laois

Gardaí in Laois arrested three intoxicated drivers and seized four vehicles for no tax/insurance at a major roadside checkpoint on the Dublin Limerick Cork M7 motorway in Borris-in-Ossory. 

The Laois Roads Policing Unit, RSA, Customs and Portlaoise Gardaí carried out a supercheckpoint on the M7 at Borris in Ossory, Tuesday, May 14. 

A huge 540 breath tests were carried out, 10 drugs tests, three people were arrested for driving under an intoxicant and four vehicles were seized (three for no insurance and one for no tax).

Gardaí said summons are to follow for other offences.

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