Car crashed into lamppost and house on Badby Road West, Daventry

A CAR crashed into a lamppost and a house in Daventry in the early hours of Sunday, September 16.

Police say that at around 1am a silver Mercedes collided with a lamppost on Badby Road West in the town, and then went into the front of a house.

The driver fled the scene. Police later arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of drink driving, but he was released without charge.

Northamptonshire Police would like to hear from anyone with information. They can be contacted by dialing 101.