HGV driver who crashed on A1(M) four times over drink drive limit

The driver of a HGV that crashed on the A1 (M) near Darlington was four times over the drink drive limit. Durham Police were called to the incident which took place near the roundabout at Junction 59, at around 4.00am on Saturday August 14. The road remained closed until 6am.

:Harrowing video shows dad’s cries for help and cocaine-driver’s arrest after he crashed into boy, 6 A spokesperson for Durham Police said: “This driver of this HGV was four times over the drink drive limit when officers from Durham Road Policing Unit stopped him in the early hours of Saturday morning. “The driver also blocked junction 59 for several hours while we awaited recovery of the vehicle – let this be a lesson.”

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