Olympic Champion Detained for Driving without License
    2013-11-04 19:15:36     CRIENGLISH.com      Web Editor: Cui
Chinese swimmer Sun Yang has been fined and punished with 7 days detention for driving without a driving license in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, local police was cited on Monday.

Sun Yang celebrates after winning the men's 1,500-meter freestyle final at the 12th Chinese National Games, in Shenyang, Liaoning province, Sept 11, 2013. [Photo: CFP]

Related: Sun Yang Apologizes via Weibo

Chinese swimmer Sun Yang has been fined and punished with 7 days detention for driving without a driving license in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, local police was cited on Monday.

According to Legal Daily's report, Sun scraped his SUV against a city bus around 2:10 p.m. on Sunday. After the police arrived at the scene, it was discovered that the swimmer was driving his vehicle without a license.

Sun, born in 1991, won 2 gold medals at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

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