Man in his 20s arrested after failing to stop at Garda checkpoint

Tuesday, April 6
IRELAND


A man has been charged in relation to a dangerous driving incident in Co Cork at the weekend.

Gardaí say the driver of a car failed to stop at a checkpoint in Kanturk at around 5pm on Saturday.

The car was followed as part of a managed containment operation and was observed being driven at high speed and on the wrong side of the road.

The car came to a stop when it crashed at a roundabout in Raheen Industrial Estate in Limerick.

A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene and brought to Roxboro Road Garda Station where he was later charged.