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    A jet boat driver who crashed on the Kawarau River in 2020 injuring four passengers while drunk and high - has cost his employer a 150 thousand dollar fine

    A jet boat driver who crashed on the Kawarau River in 2020 injuring four passengers while drunk and high - has cost his employer a 150 thousand dollar fine


    The Otago Daily Times reports the man had two party drugs in his system and a breath alcohol level 50 percent higher than the legal road driving limit.

    An investigation's found Queenstown tourism company Go Orange didn't drug test casual drivers.

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