Drink-driver's car ends up upside down in High Peak field

Picture tweeted by Derbyshire Armed Response Unit.
Picture tweeted by Derbyshire Armed Response Unit.

A drink-driver lost control of their car which ended up upside down in a field in the High Peak.

Derbyshire Armed Response Unit tweeted about the incident shortly after 6.30am today.

The unit said: "The driver ran out of skill on the A623 near Sparrowpit and ended up upside down in a field.

"Our rural crew came across this and the driver failed a roadside breathtest - lucky to walk away, and didn't harm anyone else.

"Arrested and now in the justice system."

Police have not released any further details about this incident at this stage.