Police arrest Bolton man for drink-drug driving after crash leaves car in tree and uproots lamp post

Police have arrested a man for driving under the influence of drink or drugs after he crashed his car into a tree.

Remarkably, the 26 year old man from Bolton walked away unscathed from the accident in Billington around 11pm last night (Saturday).

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A police spokesman said: “The image is testament to just how much protection modern cars can offer us. You will notice a lamp post at the front of the vehicle, this was transported around 30 feet from its original location and deposited in this tree.”

The car following the accident in Billington