Rich Norwegian fined $109,000 for driving drunk ... and he only made it 400 yards
OSLO (AP) -- A rich Norwegian has been ordered to pay a 700,000 kroner ($109,000) fine after driving his car 400 yards while drunk.
Police stopped the 49-year-old man in October near the airport for southern Norway's Kristiansand.
Tests showed he had a blood alcohol content of .188 percent. Norway's maximum is .02 percent.
The man pleaded guilty in court on Tuesday.
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