Three people have lucky escape after suspected drink-driver flips car

PUBLISHED: 14:09 27 September 2018 | UPDATED: 07:23 28 September 2018

Three people escaped the flipped car in Halesworth. Picture : NS Police dogs

Three people escaped the flipped car in Halesworth. Picture : NS Police dogs


Three people were lucking to escape unharmed after a suspected drunk driver flipped the car they were travelling in.

A police dog was used to capture suspects at the incident that happened on Wednesday, September in Metfield, Harleston.

Police were responding to a call made shortly after 10.10pm reporting a road traffic collision were a Peugeot 206 was on it’s roof.

Police dog (PD) Kaiser tracked down a 24-year-old man, one of the trio, after they tried to run away from the scene.

The other two suspects were found 2-3 miles away from the scene at Withersdale Street, Metfield.

A 24-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of drink driving and was taken to Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

The suspect was later released under investigation pending further enquiries.

All three occupants attended hospital for checks.

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