Driver arrested after car rolls onto its roof

A motorist was arrested on suspicion of drink driver following a crash in which a car ended up on its roof.

Police were called to Normanton shortly after 5.30am this morning to the junction of Queen street and Wakefield Road.

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The crash happened close to the Royal Sovereign pub and involved a Ford Mondeo which appeared to hit the barriers next to a crossing causing it to flip upside down.

The driver was not thought to be injured but was arrested and taken to hospital.

The road was blocked for a short time until a recovery truck could remove the overturned vehicle.