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21st Sep, 2021

Driver who crashed car in Hartlebury tested positive for cocaine

THIS driver had a lucky escape when their car crashed and rolled into a ditch on the A449 near Hartlebury.

The motorist was not so lucky when they were tested for drugs at the roadside after the incident in the early hours of this morning.

Officers from Worcestershire Operational Policing Unit found the driver was under the influence of cocaine.

Police said it was the only vehicle involved in the incident and investigations were continuing to ascertain what happened.

Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service also attended.


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