Man arrested on suspicion of drug driving after car crashes in to garden wall

The crash happened close to Tony Neary Butcher. Photograph © Google Street View
9 Mar 2020 @ 6.57 pm
| Crime

A man has been arrested on suspicion of drug-driving after a car crashed into a wall in York.

The collision happened on Sunday afternoon on Clifton, close to its junction with Compton Street, near to the Tony Neary butcher shop.

A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said:

  • We received a call at 2.25pm on Sunday 8 March that a grey Citroen Berlingo had crashed into a garden wall of a house in Clifton.

    Police, fire and the ambulance service attended. The driver was assessed by paramedics at the scene and taken to hospital for treatment.

    A 27 year-old man from York has been arrested on suspicion of driving a vehicle whilst unfit through drugs and has been released under investigation whilst enquiries continue.

Anyone with any information that can assist the investigation, including CCTV or dash-cam footage, is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting reference number 12200040630.

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