Monday 11 December, 2017

Woman collides with CUC pole, arrested on suspicion of DUI

Photo from eyewitness at car flip scene

Photo from eyewitness at car flip scene

A red car collided with a CUC pole and flipped over along the Esterley Tibbetts Highway in the vicinity of Nelson Quay on Thursday morning.

According to reports from the police, the incident which happened at around 10 am involved a female driver who arrested on suspicion of DUI and has been taken into police custody. 

The CUC pole was damaged and is being removed by CUC workers; the woman's vehicle is also being removed.

While no lanes of traffic are blocked at this time, motorists are asked to be mindful of police and other personnel along the road in that area.