Car Crashes into Fence at Belfairs Golf Club, DUI Driver Arrested
BELFAIR, WA (August 31, 2018) – On Friday evening, a man was injured in a single-car crash along Eastwood Road. The vehicle smashed through a wooden fence at the Belfairs Golf Club, according to reports.
A Vauxhall Astra crashed through a wooden fence and some trees along Eastwood Road, near the entrance of Belfairs Golf Club. A witness stated that the car had smashed straight through the fence at high speeds.
The passenger in the vehicle, a 26-year-old man from Rayleigh, suffered a life-threatening head injury. He was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment and evaluation. There is no update on his current medical condition. The driver, a 28-year-old man from Westcliff, was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and driving while under the influence. It is unclear if he was injured in the collision.
Traffic was rerouted around the crash site, as roads were closed while an investigation took place. Anyone with additional information on the crash, is urged to contact Chigwell Roads Policing Unit on 101 quoting incident number 990 of August 31. No further details have been disclosed to the public at this time.
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