Arrested: Disqualified driver crashes into Telford roadworks

By Rory Smith | Telford | Crime | Published:

A disqualified driver who swerved across lanes before crashing into roadworks in Telford has been arrested.

The driver was arrested on suspicion of drink driving. Photo: @TelfordCops

Police said a number of reports were made about a silver Audi driving dangerously before they stopped the vehicle and arrested a man on suspicion of drink-driving some time before 4.40pm on Saturday.

Police in Telford said the offender "smelt of alcohol", was "unable to walk straight" and was already disqualified from driving.

Telford Cops tweeted: "Multiple reports of a car swerving over the road and hitting roadworks.

"Car located and driver smelt of alcohol and unable to walk straight. #Arrested for #DrinkDrive.

"Turns out he's already disqualified for #DrinkDriving.

"Some people don't learn. Over to the courts now."

Rory Smith

By Rory Smith
Reporter - @rorysmith_star

Senior reporter based at the Shropshire Star's head office in Ketley, Telford.

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