Man to appear in court following hit and run collision in Cork

Man to appear in court following hit and run collision in Cork

A man is due to appear in court following a hit and run collision in Mallow on Tuesday. Picture credit: Garda Facebook.

A man is due to appear in court following a hit and run collision in Mallow on Tuesday.

The car collided with a tree and then a lamp post.

The driver was brought to Fermoy Garda Station for a breath test which confirmed that he was driving under the influence of alcohol. 

The breath test conducted by Gardaí.
The breath test conducted by Gardaí.

In a Facebook post, Gardaí said the breath test came back "extremely high" and included a picture which showed that the man had 132 microgrammes of alcohol per 100 millilitres of breath.

He has since been charged with a court appearance to follow. 

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