Drug driver arrested after multi-vehicle crash in Stroud

Pictures from the scene of a crash in Stroud
-Credit: (Image: Stroud Police)


An alleged drug driver has been arrested at the scene of a multi-vehicle crash in Stroud today (Saturday, July 6). A man in his 20s tested positive for cocaine after taking a roadside test following the crash.

Police were called to the scene of a crash involving at least two vehicles near to the Bear Inn, Rodborough. One of the vehicles was forced off the road and ended up facing the opposite direction on the road.

It is not believed that anyone suffered any serious injuries as a result of the crash. A 26-year-old man was arrested and remains in police custody, police said on X.

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A statement from Stroud Police said: "Busy afternoon for #StroudNPT assisting with traffic management . Police responded to a report of an RTC near to the Bear Inn Rodborough.

Pictures from the scene of a crash in Stroud
Drug driver arrested at scene of multi-vehicle crash -Credit:Stroud Police

"A 26year old male arrested for testing positive for cocaine at the roadside , the male currently remains in custody."

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