[Updated: Driver arrested on suspicion of impaired driving]
An accident occurred early this evening [Oct 11] on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish, just east of Francis Patton School, resulting in the car landing on its roof.
Police attended and allowed one lane of traffic, and commuters slowed down to stare at the car as they passed.
A tow truck came to pick the car up at approximately 7pm, and unofficial reports indicate that the driver did not sustain any serious injuries. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.
Update 11.17pm: The police said the 42-year-old driver was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving. The full police statement is below.
Around 5:30pm on Thursday, October 11th police responded to a report of a single vehicle damage only collision on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish near the junction with Cottage Hill Road. It appears that a car was being driven along North Shore Road when it collided with a wall and overturned.
The vehicle received damage to multiple areas as a result and the driver, a 42 year old man, was subsequently arrested on suspicion of impaired driving. Inquiries into this incident are ongoing.”
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