Car destroyed in drink driving crash near Doncaster

A car was destroyed in a crash caused by a drink driver on the A1 in Doncaster.

Wednesday, 27th September 2017, 7:06 am
Updated Tuesday, 3rd October 2017, 2:26 pm
Emergency services dealt with a collision on the A1 last night.

Police officers alerted to the smash said the motorist involved, who was nearly twice the legal drink drive limit, escaped with minor injuries.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "The driver of this car thankfully received only minor injuries following the collision on the A1 near Doncaster.

A driver was arrested after a crash on the A1 near Doncaster last night

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"The driver provided a roadside breath test which was nearly twice the legal limit.

"Luckily the driver was the only person in the car and no other vehicles were involved."

A police probe is underway into a collision on the A1 in Doncaster last night
A driver was arrested after a crash on the A1 near Doncaster last night
A police probe is underway into a collision on the A1 in Doncaster last night