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Drink driver overturns car in spectacular accident in Puerto Marina

The car on its side.
The car on its side. / SUR
  • A Portuguese woman drove a car into a series of bollards, according to witnesses

A Portuguese woman has been detained by police after the car she was driving overturned close to the carpark in Benalmádena's Puerto Marina at around 8.20pm on Tuesday evening.

According to witnesses, the woman drove the car into a series of bollards which flipped the car on its side.

Emergency services were called to the scene to free her from the vehicle and tend to her injuries.

Police also breathalysed her and found her to be over the legal alcohol limit. She was then taken into custody.