Drink driving lands driver ‘in the drink’ of the Heathcote River

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I was driving home this afternoon when I did a double-take and realised there was a car in the Heathcote River. No one in it thankfully – the accident happened last night. It’s not unusual for speeding drivers to misjudge the slight bend and take out the fence by the river – but this is the first time I’ve seen one land in the river.

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According to The Press article, the driver has been charged with drink driving. I’d say she’s been very lucky to walk away from this accident.

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3 responses to “Drink driving lands driver ‘in the drink’ of the Heathcote River”

    • It was there for days, which made me wonder if there was no insurance cover for retrieving it. Actually I’m not even sure if it’s still there, must go have a look!

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