Suspected drink-driver arrested after car crashes into BBC building in Northampton town centre

A man has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after a BMW crashed into the BBC building in Northampton town centre last night.

Friday, 8th June 2018, 11:49 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 4:33 pm
The car left the road at the top of Abington Street and hit the BBC building.

A mangled roadside fence and a planter were left strewn across Abington Street after the car hit the BBC Radio Northampton studio at around 0:55am today (June 8).

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The front entrance was damaged. Police were called to the scene to make the area was safe.

No one was hurt in the incident. A 29-year-old man is in custody.

Police were called to the scene to make the area safe.