Steyning man banned from driving after crash

Man charged
Man charged

Cameron Springett, 25, was arrested at 10am on June 12 after he crashed his Vauxhall Astra van in Haslingbourne Lane, Petworth.

He had 49 microgrammes of alcohol per 100 millilitres of his breath, according to Sussex Police.

Mr Springett, of Mouse Lane, Steyning, pleaded guilty to drink-driving when he appeared at Worthing Magistrates’ Court on June 30.

He was banned from driving for 14 months, fined £440, ordered to pay £235 costs and a £44 victim surcharge.

People in Sussex can text officers on 65999 with the details of people they suspect of drink or drug driving or visit www.operationcrackdown.co.uk.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

To keep up to date with officers looking for drink or drug drivers, follow #opdragonfly on Twitter.

If you know someone is driving while over the limit or after taking drugs call 999.

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