Man charged after high-performance rollover

Robert DoughertyBroome Advertiser
The HSV Maloo utility at the Port Drive, Gubinge Road turnoff.
Camera IconThe HSV Maloo utility at the Port Drive, Gubinge Road turnoff. Credit: Glenn Cordingley

Police have charged a 44 year old man after a high-performance ute rolled in Broome last night.

Acting Senior Sergeant Kevin Bearcroft said the Holden HSV Maloo utility rolled before coming to rest upside-down at the Port Drive, Gubinge Road turn-off at 10.30pm on Thursday night.

The driver was freed from the vehicle by emergency services and conveyed to Broome Hospital with minor injuries which included cuts and abrasions.

Broome Police have charged a 44 year old man with No Authority to Drive and Driving with a Blood Alcohol Content in Excess Of .08%.

The man will be summonsed to appear in the Broome Magistrates Court at a later date.

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