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Driver released by police after testing positive for cocaine during roadside test

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A 35-year-old man has been released under investigation after testing positive for cocaine following a crash with a police car.

As previously reported, the incident happened just before 11am on Tuesday, September 12 on the A16 near Driby Top.

A Peugeot 206 crashed into a police vehicle travelling in the opposite direction.

The driver of the Peugeot was arrested after failing a roadside drug test, however has now been released under investigation.

Two officers from the police vehicle attended hospital to be checked over.

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