Drunk driver flees from scene of road crash in Tongaat

13 November 2017 | From Arrive Alive


The driver of a Toyota Corolla fled the scene of a collision involving two vehicles near Burbreeze in Tongaat this morning.

Members of Reaction Unit South Africa were dispatched to the scene after the RUSA Operations Centre received several calls from the public reporting the incident. Upon arrival it was established that the driver of the Toyota Corolla was travelling at a high speed when his vehicle collided into the back of a Mitsubishi Colt bakkie. Witnesses claimed that the driver of the Toyota Corolla was reeking of alcohol, unstable on his feet and his speech was slurred.

He abandoned his vehicle and fled the scene on foot shortly after being questioned by the public regarding his sobriety.

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