The 72-year-old had almost two alcohol levels in his body. In this condition, he got on a lawn tractor and went on a bicycle lane. The man ran into a cyclist and then struck a lantern. He was stopped by the traffic police in Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski.
According to the aspirant Ewelina W September, the press officer of the Ostrowiec police, the incident took place on Monday after 4 p.m. on Rzeczki street in Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski.
– The preliminary findings showed that the driver of the “tractor” type lawn mower, while walking along the bicycle path, ran into a cyclist coming from the opposite direction, and then hit a lighting pole – informed the asp. September.
He was almost two per mille
Uniforms sensed a strong odor of alcohol from the perpetrators of the collision. – The sobriety test showed that the senior got behind the wheel of the vehicle with nearly two per mille of alcohol in his body – added the officer.
The cyclist was not injured.
According to the police, a man who is drunk is facing up to two years in prison, a large fine and a driving ban.
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