Motorist arrested on suspicion of driving whilst intoxicated following Cork crash

Motorist arrested on suspicion of driving whilst intoxicated following Cork crash
Gardaí arrested a male, aged in his 20s, on suspicion of driving while intoxicated today during an incident which occurred on Evergreen Street, Cork. Picture credit: Cork Safety Alerts

Gardaí in Cork have arrested a male aged in his 20s on suspicion of driving whilst intoxicated following a single-vehicle collision which occurred on Evergreen Street earlier this evening. 

The male who was driving a van failed to stop when requested to do so by Gardaí and subsequently collided with a building in the locality.

No injuries were reported as a result of the incident.

In a statement Gardaí said:

"Gardaí arrested a male, aged in his 20s, on suspicion of driving while intoxicated today, 20th May 2020 during an incident which occurred on Evergreen Street, Cork.

"The male who was driving a van failed to stop for Gardaí when requested. 

"The man subsequently collided with a building a short distance away. No injuries were reported. 

"Investigations ongoing."

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