There’s been a worrying spike in the number of people arrested for drink driving in Kerry in the past week.
The increase has been particularly noticeable in the Tralee area, where a number of people have been arrested in the morning, and found to still be over the legal limit.
According to Garda Sarah Jennings, Gardai have noticed this trend in the past seven days and are now concerned that the numbers will rise further in the coming weeks.
She warned people that they should also never drive a car, the morning after a heavy night of drinking.
She says many motorists are just not getting the message: