Motorist accused of a string of serious driving offences after a crash near Harborough

He has been charged drink driving, failing to stop at a road traffic collision, driving while disqualified and driving without due care and attention

Friday, 5th November 2021, 9:23 am
Updated Friday, 5th November 2021, 9:24 am

A motorist has been accused of a string of serious driving offences after a crash on the A6 near Market Harborough.

Carlos Mabanzila, 28, of Oxford Street, Walsall, is charged with drink driving, failing to stop at a road traffic collision, driving while disqualified and driving without due care and attention following the accident on Wednesday morning.

Mabanzila is also accused of failing to report a road traffic collision and driving with no insurance after being arrested by police.

Carlos Mabanzila, 28, of Oxford Street, Walsall, is charged with drink driving, failing to stop at a road traffic collision, driving while disqualified and driving without due care and attention following the accident on Wednesday morning.

He was detained at The Point Business Park off Rockingham Road just before 11.30am after a collision on the A6 between Desborough and Market Harborough.

Officers initially responded to reports that a car had failed to stop for traffic police in Northamptonshire, said Leicestershire Police.

Police also seized the badly-damaged silver Ford Focus.