Drink driver arrested after crashing into police cars in Frankston

A 21-year-old driver has been arrested after he struck three police cars in Frankston early yesterday morning.

Officers were notified by a traffic camera operator that a vehicle was doing burnouts on Frankston-Dandenong Road, near the Peninsula Link south-bound on-ramp, about 3.40am.

When police arrived, the P-plater allegedly reversed into a police vehicle before losing control and hitting another two police cars.

The Cranbourne West man was arrested and underwent a breath-test where he alleged returned a reading of .115.

A small amount of cocaine was also located in the man’s badly damaged vehicle.

He was charged with 11 offences including reckless conduct endanger life, recklessly endanger emergency service worker by dangerous driving, drink driving and intentional loss of traction.

No one was injured during the incident.

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