Drink driver crashed into lamppost in snow in Sheffield

A man was found to be over the limit when he crashed his car into a lamppost on a snowy Sheffield street.

Thursday, 18th January 2018, 8:27 am
Updated Thursday, 18th January 2018, 8:30 am
A car crashed into a lamppost in the snow in Norton, Sheffield

The collision in Norton occurred when snow started to fall and settle in Sheffield on Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.

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It was reported to South Yorkshire Police at 1am on Wednesday and the 23-year-old driver was arrested for being over the drink drive limit.

He is due to appear at Sheffield Magistrates' Court later in the month.