Man arrested for drink driving and taken to hospital after car crashes into HGV

A man was arrested for drink driving and taken to hospital after a car crashed into an HGV.

Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 5:30 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 5:38 am

Officers were called to Sandall Road, Wisbech, at about 9.20pm last night (Monday) after receiving a report that a vehicle had hit a stationary HGV.

A man was arrested at the scene for giving a roadside breath test reading of 115 - more than three times the legal limit.

He was then transferred to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn by ambulance while his car was recovered at the scene.

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The damaged car at Sandall Road. Photo: Cambridgeshire police
The damaged car at Sandall Road. Photo: Cambridgeshire police

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to call Cambridgeshire police on 101 and quote incident 505 of December 16.