Motorists warned about driving on New Years morning after drinking night before

Motorists in Donegal are being warned not to get behind the wheel on New Years morning if they are going out drinking tonight.

Gardai will be operating a number of checkpoints around the county tonight and tomorrow morning, and will be carrying out random breath tests.

New lower drink-driving limits are now in force - and those laws will be enforced this weekend.

And Inspector Michael Harrison, Head of the garda traffic division in Donegal, said drivers should be wary of the new drink-drive legislation.......

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