GARDAÍ in Cork city were involved in a near-miss this morning when a motorist drove towards a patrol car on the wrong side of the road.
The driver subsequently failed a breath test and was arrested.
The incident happened just metres from Anglesea Street Garda Station on Parnell Bridge.
A Garda spokesperson said: "While on early morning patrol in Cork city, we had a near miss when a car approached us on the wrong side of the road.
"Driver failed a roadside breath test and was arrested. File will now be prepared."