A drink driver who crashed into a tree after falling asleep while on his phone has been arrested.

The incident happened in Stevenage and a spokesperson for the Beds, Cambs and Herts (BCH) Road Policing Unit said the driver was "lucky to be alive".

In post on X (formerly Twitter), the BCH Road Policing Unit explained: "Driver fell asleep whilst on his phone, navigated across the roundabout, but failed to navigate a large tree. Lucky to be alive. Unsurprisingly, provided a positive breath test. #arrested."