Man in serious condition after car overturns in Peterborough street in suspected drink driving incident

A man, who is suspected of drink driving, suffered serious injuries after crashing his car, which overturned, in a Peterborough street yesterday.

Monday, 27th March 2017, 2:12 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:34 pm
The overturned car in Chestnut Avenue - Photo: @RoadPoliceBCH

Police were called at 4.39pm to the single vehicle crash, involving a black Mercedes, in Chestnut Avenue.

The East of England Ambulance Service were on the scene in about three minutes, closely followed by a duty locality officer.

The driver has been taken to Peterborough City Hospital and is being treated for serious injuries.

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He is suspected of drink driving but no arrests have been made as his medical treatment is ongoing.