Drunk cop crashes into light pole

A MALE senior constable from the Central Region has been issued with a notice to appear for drink driving.

The officer was driving a Queensland Police Service vehicle while off-duty when it hit a light pole in Mackay about 2.30 this morning.

No one was injured.

The 34-year-old officer, who allegedly had a blood alcohol content of .110%, is scheduled to appear in the Mackay Magistrates Court on December 19.

The incident will be considered as part of the QPS disciplinary process.
 



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