Cocaine driver wrecked street light, telegraph pole and garden wall

A DRIVER crashed his van into a street lamp, a telegraph pole and then demolished a garden wall.

Blackburn magistrates heard Kieran John Seery gave a negative breath sample when police arrived at the incident in Branch Road, Blackburn, at around 7am on November 17.

But he failed a drug swipe and later tested positive for cocaine.

Seery, 29, of Hodder Street, Accrington, pleaded guilty to driving while over the limit for cocaine.

He was banned from...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-02-23 07:50
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