A driver has crashed a car after 'swerving to avoid an octopus'
A driver in England was arrested by local police Tuesday evening on suspicion of Driving Under the Influence - after he crashed his car 'swerving to avoid an octopus'.
Shortly before 7pm, Kingsbridge police took to Facebook and said: "Emergency services are currently dealing with a single vehicle RTC on the A381 by the South Milton turn where a car has overturned. The driver stated he swerved to avoid an octopus. He is currently in custody on suspicion of drug driving.”
A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police confirmed that a man in 40s was in custody at Torquay Police Station and had been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs.