Motorist arrested after car mounts roundabout in Letterkenny

Gardaí want motorists to make New Year's driving resolution

Man arrested

Gardaí at the scene of an incident in the early hours of New Year's Day in Letterkenny where a car mounted the Dry Arch Roundabout

Gardaí in Donegal have appealed to the public to make it a New Year's resolution not to drink and drive.

It comes after an incident in Letterkenny in the early hours of New Year's Day when the driver of a vehicle was arrested following a road traffic collision.

Gardaí attended the scene of the incident where a vehicle mounted the Dry Arch Roundabout. The driver of the vehicle was arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

A garda spokesperson commented: "Please make it your resolution this year to never drive whilst under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Make road safety a priority in 2021."

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