Suspected drink-driver arrested after car overturns in Polegate
A woman was arrested on suspicion of driving with excess alcohol after a car overturned in Polegate yesterday (Thursday, June 20).
Police were called to the incident in Oakleaf Drive, Polegate, shortly before 6.30pm, a spokesman confirmed.
No one was injured in the incident.
The spokesman said: "The driver of the overturned car, a woman aged 52, was arrested on suspicion of driving with excess alcohol and is currently in custody for interview and further enquiries."
In a tweet about the incident, Sgt Richard Hobbs wrote: "Fortunately no one was hurt; this often isn't the case."
Firefighters from Bexhill and Herstmonceux were called to the scene to stabilise the vehicle and release one person, a fire service spokesman added.