Garda warning over drug driving this Easter Bank Holiday weekend

 

Gardai are warning motorists of the dangers of drug driving this Easter Bank Holiday weekend.

There's been a 37 per cent rise in the number of blood and urine samples for drugs testing in 2020 compared to 2019.

Of the specimens tested, almost three-quarters were found to be positive for at least one drug.

RSA spokesperson, Brian Farrell says the number of people found drug driving is also up this year so far: