Man charged with drink driving after Downton crash

AN 19-YEAR-OLD man from Fordingbridge is due to appear in court to face a charge of drink driving.

Joshua Archer has been released on unconditional bail to appear at Salisbury Magistrates Court on August 28.

He was arrested after police were called to a crash involving four vehicles in The Borough, Downton just before 4pm on Sunday.

It is alleged that a black Vauxhall collided with a Ford Fiesta before hitting two parked vehicles and a property.

Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service were also called to the scene. Crews from Salisbury and Fordingbridge attended.

A Wiltshire Police spokesperson said: “Joshua Archer, 19, of Fordingbridge, has been charged with drink driving.

“He has been released on unconditional bail to appear at Salisbury Magistrate Court on Friday, August 28.”

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