Drunk Motorist Hits Parked Police Vehicle In Bid To Escape After Being Woken Up By Officers

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A drunk driver who fell asleep at the wheel of his car, having stopped the wrong way on a way one street, was arrested earlier today (1st Jan).

Officers from Merseyside Police Roads Policing Unit spotted the vehicle pointing the wrong way down a one-way street with the driver slumped behind the wheel.

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When they woke the driver up, he immediately started the engine and tried to drive away from the scene.

Instead, he collided with the marked police vehicle that the officers had been in.

The male was arrested at the scene for drunk driving offences. No officers or members of the public were hurt.

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