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8 drunk drivers arrested on WC roads, hefty fines issued

Provincial traffic chief Kenny Africa says one pedestrian died in a hit-and-run incident in Dunoon.

Picture: Supplied

CAPE TOWN - Eight drunk drivers have been arrested in the Western Cape since the start of this weekend.

One person has also been apprehended for reckless and negligent driving in the Caledon area.

Provincial traffic chief Kenny Africa says one pedestrian died in a hit-and-run incident in Dunoon.

“We also arrested one person in Touws River for doing 173kph in a 120kph zone. In Beaufort West we arrested one speedster for doing 165kph in a 120kph zone.”

Africa adds they've issued several fines totalling R273,650.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)

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