Suspected drink driver, drove wrong way on M1 motorway near Dungannon

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Police have charged a man with dangerous driving and driving with excess alcohol following reports of a vehicle travelling in the wrong direction on the M1 motorway around 6am on Sunday, 20 September.

The 45 year old man will appear before Dungannon Magistrates’ Court on 16 October.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed a black Hyundai vehicle travelling in the wrong direction on the country bound carriageway of the M1 between junctions 15 Dungannon and Junction 14 Tamnamore around 6am on Sunday, 20 September. They are particularly keen to speak to the driver of a white box lorry that was driving on the city bound carriageway of the motorway around this time.

Police can be contacted in Banbridge on 101, quoting ref: 417 200915.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed a black Hyundai vehicle travelling in the wrong direction