the mayor of Carhaix checked with 1.18 g of alcohol in his blood | EUROtoday

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Lhe mayor of Carhaix had stopped consuming a yr in the past. And but, on the night of Thursday February 1, Christian Troadec was examined with 1.18 g of alcohol in his blood, in response to data from France 3 Bretagne.

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The elected official was arrested when he had simply left the highway in Ploërdut, in Morbihan. He and his passenger weren’t injured. Christian Troadec spoke of a “testing accident” throughout which he “did not drive[t] not fast “.

But the gendarmes on site carried out a breathalyzer test which caused the vehicle to be immobilized, since the mayor was driving with a blood alcohol level more than twice the legal limit.

“I have to hold my own”

The regional advisor pleaded good religion, guaranteeing that he had stopped consuming alcohol “for a year” for well being causes, however regrets having “ [laissé] porter” to a dinner Thursday night throughout which “there was a good atmosphere”. Christian Troadec raised the concept of ​​equipping himself with a automotive with an built-in alcohol immobilizer and stated he wished to “keep things straight”. “This is the lesson I draw from this accident,” he stated.

In December 2021, the elected official was singled out for having organized a drunken reception, supposed for city corridor officers, within the midst of the Covid-19 epidemic.