Man arrested after car found in ditch near York

18 Jan 2021 @ 8.41 am
| News

Police have arrested a man after a car was spotted in a ditch near York.

The incident happened on the B1224 near Bilton-in-Ainsty.

Traffic constable David Minto tweeted today that a member of the public called police to say that the car was off the road.

Men were seen walking away from the vehicle.

Officers went to the address of the registered keeper of the car “who provided a positive breath test”.

The man has been released under investigation while samples are examined by the Yorkshire forensics team.