Car flips over in Shoreham collision, driver arrested

A driver has been arrested after a car flipped over in Shoreham in the early hours of today (December 8).

Tuesday, 8th December 2020, 8:29 am
Updated Tuesday, 8th December 2020, 8:32 am

According to Sussex Roads Police, at about 1am the car was travelling on Old Shoreham Road, Shoreham, when it flipped over.

Police said the driver 'made off' from the scene, but was arrested by officers. They were then made to do a breathalyzer test, which tested positive.

Sussex Roads Police asked any witnesses, drivers with dash cam footage or nearby residents with CCTV footage to call 101 and quote the reference number 0035 of 08/12/20.

Picture: Sussex Roads Police

The arrest was made as part of Operation Dragonfly, the force's campaign against drink and drug driving.