Man arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after Corby crash leaves passenger seriously injured

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after a crash in Corby which left the passenger with serious injuries.

The collision happened at about 5.30am yesterday (Sunday) when a silver Vauxhall Vectra collided with a parked car in Gainsborough Road.

The 28-year-old passenger, who suffered serious injuries, was taken to University Hospital Coventry.

The suspected driver of the car, a 21-year-old man from Corby, was arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence of alcohol and driving without appropriate insurance. He has been released on police bail.

A third person is believed to have been seen leaving the scene.

Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.