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Stark warning against drink driving

drink driver in burnley

8:15am 11th December 2017

A driver's been caught three times over the legal limit at 9.30am.

This was after they crashed their car.

Police have now shared a picture of the damage, along with a warning to not drink and drive;

They say that no one was seriously injured in this collision - but you can clearly see the damage caused to both their car, and the vehicle they hit.

That's as we hear that there have actually been quite a few arrests overnight for drink driving.

NW Motorway Police say that's dangerous alone - never mind with the terrible weather conditions we're facing in Lancashire;

 

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