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Drunk driver apprehended by public

Drunk driver apprehended by public

Wellington Police would like to thank several members of the public who blocked in a drunk driver on the Wellington urban motorway at about 3pm yesterday afternoon.

Police were called by members of the public when they saw a southbound blue SUV weaving across 3 lanes, hitting the median barrier several times before finally stopping at the south end of the Terrace tunnel.

Once stopped several vehicles blocked in the SUV and a member of the public grabbed the keys from the vehicle.

A 40 year old man was processed for drink driving.

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