A 44-year-old driver drove his car in Alt St. Johann on Friday morning at 1.50 on the main road towards Wattwil. At the quarry, his car hit the oncoming lane and drove on the snow-covered board, as the St. Gallen cantonal police wrote in a media release. The car turned on its own axis and came to a standstill on the opposite lane.
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The accident caused damage amounting to several thousand francs. The handlebars were on the road when they were unable to drive. The public prosecutor of the canton of St.Gallen had a blood and urine sample from the 44-year-old. The man also had to hand in his ticket.