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21st November 2020, 13:09

Man arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and driving over the limit

A 22 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and of driving while over the limit.

It follows an accident at approximately 06.45 this morning, when a car driven by the local man, crashed and caught fire near the junction of Reclamation Road and Queensway. 

No other vehicle was involved.

RGP officers attended the scene and closed the road in order for the fire brigade to extinguish the fire.

The driver suffered only minor injuries but was taken to St Bernard’s Hospital for checks.

He is now in police custody.

The road was re-opened to traffic at approximately 10.45 on Saturday morning.

Photo from social media