A van driver has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after a road crash with a taxi in Hartlepool last night.
Police were called out to Grange Road in the town at 10.15pm after a collision between a Renault Panel van and a Skoda Octavia taxi.
The 50-year-old van driver was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving.
He remains in custody being quizzed by officers.
Nobody was injured in the crash.
A Cleveland Police spokesman said: "Police were called to Grange Road in Hartlepool after a collision involving a taxi and a blue van.
"The 50-year-old van driver has been arrested of driving while unfit through drink.
"He remains in custody."