By the editor
Lhe police took action. During an alcohol and drug control action while driving carried out on the night of Saturday June 11 to Sunday June 12, the Brussels Capital Ixelles police zone checked 1,176 drivers, she explains in a press release. Baudouin.
A total of five driving licenses were immediately withdrawn for a period of 15 days. Twenty-six drivers tested positive and they were issued a temporary six-hour driving ban.
In addition, cyclists and electric scooter drivers were also checked. Three cyclists and five drivers of an electric scooter had exceeded the maximum authorized alcohol level and were banned from continuing to travel with these means of transport.
The police would like to point out that even cyclists and drivers of electric scooters and any other means of soft mobility must respect the rules of the road and not enter traffic in a state of intoxication.