Alleged drunk driver crashes car just before New Year

A MAN has run into a street light reportedly knocking it over just 20 minutes before New Year.

Police say a driver hit the pole, totaling his car, at 11.40pm on Collingwood Drive, Redbank Plains.

Energex was called to make the scene safe at 1.30am and reported the incident to council.

Police will allege the driver was under the influence of alcohol at the time.



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