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Gardai stop driver who was smoking a joint while doing 140kph on M50

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The van pulled over by Gardai (Image via @GardaTraffic)
The van pulled over by Gardai (Image via @GardaTraffic)

Gardai have stopped a motorist for drug driving at 140kph on the M50.

Gardai posted the details of the incident on their Twitter account.

The van passed an unmarked Garda car doing 140kph and the officers also noticed the driver was smoking a joint at the same time.

The drugs were seized from the driver and and a blood sample was taken for testing.

The account confirmed the driver will have a day in court to look forward to soon.