Convertible flips on its side during suspected drink-driver crash


Clacton - Credit: Mike Page

A man was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after crashing his convertible car in Clacton.

Essex Police was called to Clacton Road near the roundabout at 2.30pm to reports that a Renault Megane was on its side.

It in understood members of the public detained the suspect before police arrived.

A police spokesman said he failed a breath test at the road side and was arrested at 3.20pm.

The driver was not believed to be injured in the crash.

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He will be questioned by police.

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