Drink Driver arrested after ploughing into Eastleigh Property

drink driver arrested after ploughing into eastleigh property

A drunk driver has been arrested by cops on suspicion of drink driving after the car he was driver ploughed through the wall of a house in Eastleigh in the early hours of Friday morning.

Emergency services where just after 4.30am this morning, after the driver lost control of silver FordFiesta and careering through the lounge of a 75-year-old man on the corner of Southampton Road and York Road.

The road remains cordoned off, with the car having torn through the brickwork, plaster and door through into the lounge.

Police say a 21-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving.