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Police clamp down on drink drivers
Luxembourg

Police clamp down on drink drivers

25.02.2017 From our online archive
A large police operation took place on Friday night with the Luxembourg police carrying out blood alcohol tests in the municipalities of Erpeldange, Bettendorf, Diekirch and Hesperange.

A large police operation took place on Friday night with the Luxembourg police carrying out blood alcohol tests in the municipalities of Erpeldange, Bettendorf, Diekirch and Hesperange.

229 people were tested for alcohol in Erpeldange, 90 in Bettendorf with all tests  reading negative.

On the other hand, in Diekirch, of the 178 drivers tested, 12 received a warning and three driving licenses were revoked.

In Hesperange, two drivers had to surrender their license and six were warned.

Inspections of this kind will be continued throughout the coming days.