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

The car left the road at the top of Abington Street and hit the BBC building.
The car left the road at the top of Abington Street and hit the BBC building.

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

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).

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

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

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.