Driver breath tested after car ends up on its side following spectacular crash

The crashed car. Picture: BCH Road Policing

The crashed car. Picture: BCH Road Policing - Credit: Archant

A driver was taken to custody following a breath test reading of more than double the limit after his car crashed and ended up perched on its side in Peterborough.

The crashed car. Picture: BCH Road Policing

The crashed car. Picture: BCH Road Policing - Credit: Archant

The BCH Road Policing Unit tweeted the image of the black Audi yesterday morning (Sun March 18).

Officers said he was standing by his car when they arrived and blew a breath test reading of 72 ugl by the roadside.

No-one was injured in the crash.

The driver was taken to custody to have his blood alcohol level tested.


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