A MAN from the Giant’s Causeway area has been charged with driving with excess alcohol in his breath in Portrush.
Hubert Lynch (19), of Causeway Road near Bushmills, is also accused of failing to stop and report an accident and obstruction of a police officer.
The charges relate to an alleged incident at Crocknamack Road in Portrush on September 5 this year.
The defendant was at Coleraine Magistrates Court where the defence solicitor was Denise Gillan.
The accused was given £500 bail and the case was adjourned to October 14.