Driver allegedly evades police at Purga

A Peak Crossing man has been charged with exceeding the speed limit, failing to stop his motor vehicle and drink driving.

It will be alleged police saw the 30-year-old speeding on Ipswich-Boonah Road at Purga.

Police said the driver failed to stop before pulling into a nearby street on Saturday after police officers turned on their emergency lights at 8pm.

It will be alleged he evaded police and showed a breath alcohol reading of 0.135 per cent.