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Drink driving crash, Mount Louisa


A man has been charged with drink driving and driving an unregistered vehicle following a car crash in Mount Louisa on Sunday morning.

Aroundt 2am police will allege the man was driving along Dalrymple Road when he lost control of his vehicle, hit a light pole, and drove into a ditch.

It will be alleged that the man recorded a blood alcohol reading of 0.205 per cent.

The man is expected to appear in the Townsville Magistrates Court on September 9.