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'Wrong-way' HGV drink driver in Willenhall jailed

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Image caption Tomasz Kruchowski was stopped on the Black Country Route, Willenhall, at 02:20 BST on Monday.

A lorry driver has been jailed for drink driving after travelling the wrong way down a dual carriageway.

Tomasz Kruchowski, 36, was stopped by police on the Black Country Route in Willenhall at 02:20 BST on Monday.

A breath test revealed he was more than three times over the limit.

Kruchowski, from Poland, admitted drink driving at Walsall Magistrates' Court and was jailed for eight weeks. He was also banned from driving for three years.

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