Portslade man given second drink driving ban after crash

Posted On 23 Jul 2015 at 5:22 pm

A 24-year-old man from Portslade has been from the roads for a second time after he crash while over the limit.

William Frisk was arrested by officers from Sussex Police at 10.50pm on Wednesday 24 June after he crashed his Volkswagen Polo into the back of another car in Carlton Terrace, Portslade.

Frisk, of St Aubyns Road, Portslade, had 108 micrograms of alcohol per 100 millilitres of his breath – more than three times the legal limit.

He had only recently completed a 17-month ban for drink driving imposed in June 2013.

Frisk pleaded guilty to drink driving when he appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 9 July.

He was banned from driving for 42 months, told to do 100 hours of community service and ordered to pay £150 costs and a £60 victim surcharge.

A total of 77 people have so far been convicted of offences as part of the annual summer crackdown on drink and drug driving by Sussex Police.

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