BMW driver fled after crash

The driver of a five-series BMW was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after he crashed his car into the front garden of a house near Prosperous and fled the scene. Gardai report that the car crashed into the garden through a hedge and went from one garden into the next.

The driver of a five-series BMW was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after he crashed his car into the front garden of a house near Prosperous and fled the scene. Gardai report that the car crashed into the garden through a hedge and went from one garden into the next.

The incident occurred on December 2 at 11.30pm. The passenger in the grey BMW 520 was taken to hospital via ambulance while the driver left the scene. He was subsequently located by gardai and arrested on suspicion of drink driving. Garda are now awaiting the result of a breath test.