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Drug Driver Nabbed In Mackay

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A woman is accused of getting caught drug driving in Mackay's Northern Beaches area.

Police pulled over the 29-year-old Andergrove woman at 8:00AM on Wednesday for a Roadside Drug Test (RDT) on Eimeo Road.

Police will allege the sample the woman provided tested positive for drugs and as a result, an immediate 24 hour drivers licence suspension was issued along with a Notice to Appear at Mackay Magistrates court March 26.

Police are on patrol 24 hours a day and will be carry out drugs tests throughout the day.

Drug driving is a behaviour in the group of behaviours that make up the Fatal Five.