Runaway drink driver arrested after crashing into Watling Street Road traffic lights

Posted on - 6th May, 2022 - 9:21pm | Author - | Posted in - Brookfield, Crime, Lancashire Police, Preston News, Roads
Watling Street Road crash Pic: Lancs Road Police
The Mercedes Vito crashed into traffic lights in Watling Street Road

A runaway drink driver has been arrested after crashing into traffic lights in Watling Street Road.


The incident happened at the junction with Eastway in Brookfield on Wednesday (4 May).

A spokesperson for Lancashire Road Police said the driver of the Mercedes Vito made off from the scene, but didn’t get far before being arrested.

A roadside breath test showed they were nearly three times the limit.

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