Posted: Wed 19th Aug 2015

Flint: Drink Drive arrest after collision leaves passenger with serious injuries

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Aug 19th, 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious two-car collision in Flint last night, Tuesday, August 18. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


Emergency services were called to the collision which happened near to the coach house on B5129 Kelsterton at around 11.00pm last night. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A Citroen Saxo and a Rover were involved in the crash, the road was closed for several hours as a result. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A passenger who travelling in the Citroen Saxo was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital with serious injuries. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The driver of the Rover, a 35-year-old man, was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and driving with excess alcohol and he police say he remains in custody ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The road reopened shortly after 2am today. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Police are asking anybody who may have witnessed the collision to contact North Wales Police on 101 quoting reference number S125729. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Alternatively contact the police control room via their new live web chat: webchat ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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