Rescued motorist arrested for drink-driving in Northamptonshire

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A 70-year-old motorist was rescued from his vehicle by Northamptonshire Police officers after being trapped by flood waters... and was promptly arrested for drink driving.

The pensioner got into difficulties under a railway bridge on Podington Road in Wymington, near Rushden.

When he called police, he was unsure of the location but explained he was somewhere between Rushden and the M1.


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