Inkersall male arrested on suspicion of drink and dangerous driving after Chesterfield road closed

A 35-year-old male from Inkersall has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving and dangerous driving after an emergency incident closed a road on Saturday night.

Sunday, 30th January 2022, 11:37 am
Updated Sunday, 30th January 2022, 5:04 pm

Ringwood Road at Brimington was blocked as 999 crews attended on Saturday evening. Staveley police had warned people via social media to stay clear of the area.

Fire engines and emergency vehicles were pictured at the scene as they posted on Facebook at just after 7.30pm.

It said: "Please avoid Ringwood Road, Brimington. Road blocked until further notice. Thank you.”

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Road was closed in incident at Ringwood Road, Brimington. Inkersall man was charged on suspicion of drink driving and dangerous driving

Today (Sunday) the road is open and police have thanked emergency crews and the public.

Staveley police posted on Facebook, at around 10pm: "Ringwood Road is now back open. Thank you for everyone’s patience in this matter.

“Thanks again for the assistance at the scene from officers from Killamarsh Safer Neighbourhood Team, firefighters and paramedics.

“A 35-year-old male from Inkersall has now been arrested on suspicion of drink driving and dangerous driving.”

Further details are being requested.