Suspected drug driver caught travelling on wrong side of Calderdale road

A driver was arrested on suspicion of drug driving after being stopped by police in Calderdale

Sunday, 28th March 2021, 11:00 am

On March 23 officers from the Calderdale Valleys Neighbourhood Policing Team were travelling on Rochdale Road in Ripponden.

Officers saw the vehicle overtaking on the wrong side of the road around a keep left traffic island.

A spokesperson for the NPT said: "The vehicle was stopped and there was a strong smell of Cannabis coming from the driver.

The driver of the vehicle was arrested by police officers in Calderdale

"The driver was tested and failed a roadside drugs wipe and was arrested on suspicion of drug driving."