High range PCA charge after Boggabri crash

A MAN has been charged with high-range drink driving after a crash near Boggabri on Sunday.  Police were called to a single-car crash on the Kamilaroi Highway in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Police allege the man struck a cable barrier before reversing into a culvert when correcting himself.

It is alleged the driver, a 26-year-old man, returned a positive breath test at the scene and a reading of 0.179 after a breath analysis at Boggabri Police Station.

 He received a notice to appear in court at a later date.