Arrest after driver ploughs into gravestones at Landican Cemetery

Merseyside Police has arrested a woman on suspicion of drink driving following a road traffic collision on Arrowe Park Road yesterday evening (Thursday 14 April.) 

At around 8.45pm, police received a report that the driver of a white Mini Countryman drove into several gravestones at Landican Cemetery.

Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service attended and safely removed the driver from the vehicle.

A 70-year-old woman from Wirral was arrested on suspicion of drink driving. 

She has been taken into custody for questioning.

Forensic and witness enquiries are ongoing in the area.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information is asked to contact @MerPolCC on Twitter or ‘Merseyside Police Contact Centre’ on Facebook or call 101 with log 1036 of Thursday 14 April.

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111, or their online form at


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