Suspected drug driver arrested following A303 crash

Suspected drug driver arrested following A303 crash

Published by Faye Tryhorn at 9:58am 19th August 2019.

2 minute read

A woman and two children needed to be seen by paramedics as a result of the collision near Winterbourne Stoke.

The crash happened at around 2.45pm on Saturday afternoon (August 17th).

A white van, a grey Peugeot and a red Audi were involved.

A 34 year old woman had to be taken to hospital for minor injuries, while two children were checked over by the ambulance crew.

The stretch of the A303 which was left closed by Saturday's crash


Officers arrested a 20 year old man from Bognor Regis at the scene of the collision.

He's been questioned on suspicion of drug driving and dangerous driving, and since been released under investigation.

The road had to be closed for around 4 hours while the incident was being dealt with, re-opening at around 6.30pm on Saturday.

There's now an appeal for witnesses to the crash to come forward.

Anyone with dashcam footage is also asked to pass that on to police.

You can contact them on 101, quoting crime reference number 54190081322 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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