Mid-range PCA charge after crash - Ryde

Friday, 04 November 2022 04:29:28 AM

A man has been charged with mid-range drink driving after allegedly crashing his car into two parked vehicles in West Ryde last night.

About 11.30pm (Thursday 4 November 2022), officers from Ryde Police Area Command were called to Dickson Avenue, West Ryde, following reports a car crashing into parked vehicles.

Police spoke with the driver of the Toyota Hiace – a man aged 43 – who was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

He was subjected to a roadside breath test, which allegedly returned a positive result.

The man was arrested and taken to Ryde Police Station for a breath analysis, which allegedly returned a positive reading of 0.101.

The driver of the Toyota was issued an immediate licence suspension notice and a court attendance notice for the offence of drive with mid-range prescribed concentration of alcohol.

He is due to appear at Burwood Local Court on Tuesday 20 December 2022.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.