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Learner Driver Arrested In Kildare Following Failed Breath Test.

File image: Kildare Garda Division.

A motorist was detected at 34km/h over the speed limit in a separate operation.

Naas Roads Policing Unit have arrested a learner driver.

Gardai were on patrol when they stopped the motorist.

They were found not to be wearing a seatbelt and subsequently failed a roadside breath test.

They were detained and Garda say "Proceedings to follow."

In a separate operation, a large number of speed detections were made as par of Operation Lifesaver.

Naas Roads Policing Unit say a "number" of motorists were clock above the 80km/h limit on the relevant road, including one driving at 114 kilometres per hour.

Fines and penalty points have been issued.

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