A man has been arrested by gardaí after he failed to stop at a Covid-19 checkpoint in the Mitchelstown area, Co Cork.
The car left the public road and hit the gate of a farm. The driver, aged in his 20s, then proceeded on foot.
He was later arrested by gardaí on suspicion of drug-driving and other road traffic offences.
He is currently being detained at Fermoy Garda Station.