Belfast Telegraph

Suspect drink driver held after six flee crash in Larne

A suspected drink driver has been arrested after a crash in Larne on Tuesday night.

The car crashed after police signalled to it to stop.

Six people allegedly made off on foot and were chased by police, with the driver arrested on suspicion of a number of offences including driving while unfit through drink or drugs; dangerous driving; driving while having no insurance; driving as a L driver unaccompanied; and failing to stop for police.

Writing on the PSNI Larne Facebook page, a spokesperson said: "Another drink driver off the road and in custody tonight...

"...I was shocked to see six persons in this car and amazed no one was injured or killed.

"The driver is still in custody and will be charged to court."

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