What is the South Carolina blood alcohol limit?
I like to drive and I love to party, but I want to stay safe and responsible. I think I need to know a little more about the laws to ensure I’m staying safe. How high is South Carolina’s legal blood alcohol limit?
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Anyone with a blood alcohol limit of .08 or higher is considered legally drunk in South Carolina. That means hopping behind the wheel after even just a few beers could get you a DUI.
Keep in mind that driving under the influence is a serious offense and it comes with major consequences. Here’s what you can expect after a first-time violation for driving under the influence:
- $400 in fines
- 2-30 days in jail
- 6-month license suspension
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