Man charged with mid-range PCA after crashing into stormwater drain at Riverwood

A man will face court today charged with mid-range drink-driving after crashing his car through a metal safety fence and into a storm-water drain at Riverwood last night.

About 11.30pm yesterday, officers attached to Campsie Police Area Command attended the intersection of Wiggs Road and Victoria Road following reports that a Subaru Impreza had crashed and ended up in a storm-water drain.

The driver - a 40-year-old man - was located nearby and was breath tested, returning a positive result.

The uninjured man was arrested and taken to Campsie Police Station where a breath analysis returned an alleged reading of 0.081.

The man was charged with drive with mid-range PCA and his licence was suspended.

He was issued a court attendance notice to appear at Burwood Local Court on Tuesday, July 21.

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