Suspected Peterborough drink driver arrested after car crashes into home

A man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a car crashed into a house in Peterborough.

Monday, 20th September 2021, 9:43 am

The collision happened at about 2.30am on Sunday morning in Atherstone Avenue, when the Range Rover crashed through a fence and hit the home.

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A 44-year-old man from Peterborough was arrested after giving a breathalyser reading of 107 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath - the legal limit is 35 microgrammes.

A Cambridgeshire police spokesman said: “Officers were called to an RTC in the early hours after the Range Rover collided with the house. The male suspected of driving blew 108ugs and was arrested and taken to Thorpe Wood Police Station. He has since been interviewed and released under investigation pending further enquiries.”

A man was arrested after the crash. Pic: Cambs police