Tralee Gardaí detect learner driver consuming alcohol in parked car

Photo from the Garda Síochána - Cork, Kerry & Limerick - Southern Region Facebook page

Gardaí in Tralee have detected a learner driver consuming alcohol in a car which was parked across a footpath.

Gardaí drove past the parked vehicle and observed the driver consuming alcohol.

A statement posted on their Facebook page, says they luckily spotted the motorist before he drove away from the scene.

They also reinforced their message that driving while intoxicated puts lives at risk.