Preston drink driver arrested for driving the wrong way down dual carriageway by Capitol Centre Retail Park

A suspected drink driver has been arrested after driving the wrong way down a dual carriageway near Preston.

By Tom Earnshaw, Reporter
Sunday, 12th May 2019, 8:23 am
Updated Sunday, 12th May 2019, 9:23 am
The black VW Polo that the arrested driver was behind the wheel in
The black VW Polo that the arrested driver was behind the wheel in

The suspect, driving a black VW Polo, was caught travelling the wrong way down the A6 by the Capitol Centre Retail Park in Walton-le-Dale.

The incident happened at 5.10am this morning (Sunday, May 12).

A Lancashire Police spokesman said the male driver provided a breath sample double the legal limit and was subsequently arrested.

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The black VW Polo that the arrested driver was behind the wheel in

They were caught by police from Blackpool within 20 minutes of their patrol in Preston.