Man arrested for drink driving after fleeing scene of Doncaster smash

A man has been arrested for drink driving, after fleeing the scene of a one-vehicle collision that occurred off a busy Doncaster road in the early hours of this morning.

Saturday, 19th March 2016, 8:52 am
Updated Saturday, 19th March 2016, 8:59 am
The 'high impact' crash occurred in Town Moor Avenue at the junction withThorne Road, at around 1.55am this morning.
The 'high impact' crash occurred in Town Moor Avenue at the junction withThorne Road, at around 1.55am this morning.

The 'high impact' crash occurred in Town Moor Avenue at the junction with Thorne Road, at around 1.55am this morning.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman confirmed that two people are believed to have fled the scene following the collision.

They said: "A man has since been detained for drink driving in relation to the high impact collision. A woman is also being interviewed by police."

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Police are appealing for witnesses.

Anyone with information should call 101, quoting incident number of Saturday, March 19, 2016,