Harrogate residents shocked as drink driver crashes Audi into two cars on their driveway and damages garage

A drink driver demolished the front wall of a garden, struck two cars on the driveway and damaged a garage at a house in Harrogate

Thursday, 23rd June 2022, 11:45 am

The 18-year-old driver lost control of his Audi A1 in the early hours of Wednesday morning when the car left the road and caused carnage.

North Yorkshire Police received a report of a collision on Kingsley Drive just before 1am.

North Yorkshire Police traffic officer David Minto shared an image of the aftermath, adding that the residents of the house affected saw the driver trying to flee the scene.

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The aftermath of the crash at a house in Harrogate

TC Minto confirmed that he was located by a police dog unit several streets away and was arrested after failing a roadside breath test.

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