Katie Value is going through jail time after allegedly being caught drunk and medicines following a automotive accident.
Katie Value has been rushed to hospital after rolling her BMW in a “drink and drug drive” smash within the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Photos present Value’s automotive turned on its facet throughout the highway – with the mangled entrance crashed into some bushes.
The blue lights of an ambulance can been seen behind the automobile, with it confirmed that the highway was briefly closed as a result of accident earlier on Tuesday.
Wreckage from the automotive has additionally been pictured on the location.
Police on the scene arrested Value, who is known to be banned from driving, for alleged drink-driving – and she or he might now face jail time if charged and located responsible.
Authorities are investigating experiences she was on an “all-night binge” and will have even been driving to get extra medication when she crashed at round 5am.
Sources informed The Solar she had “stayed up all night time partying with a number of shut buddies”.
In the meantime, her household have shared a message saying their “worst fears almost got here true” in her alleged “drink-drive” crash.
Throughout an look on Monday’s Good Morning Britain, Value appeared to substantiate that she was nonetheless serving a driving ban, and received’t get her licence again till later this yr.
A supply mentioned of at present’s accident: “Katie rolled her automotive and was in a nasty manner when police arrived.
“She’s in hospital now and everyone seems to be desperately fearful about her and why she was driving.”
A Sussex Police spokeswoman confirmed: “Police responded to experiences of a single-vehicle collision on the B2135 close to Partridge Inexperienced round 6.20am on Tuesday (September 28).
“A girl, 43, was arrested on suspicion of driving whereas above the authorized restrict for alcohol and medicines, and has been taken to hospital to be checked over.
“The highway was blocked briefly whereas restoration of the automobile was organized.”
Paramedics added that they had been referred to as to the early morning crash and took one particular person to hospital.
Shortly afterwards, an announcement from Value’s household was revealed to her Instagram account.
The message completed up with: “It takes nice energy for one to acknowledge they need assistance, we hope the door is now open for Kate to study to like herself and to be comfortable inside.
“Psychological sickness shouldn’t be a private failure.”
The crash got here simply hours after Value spoke about her issue visiting son Harvey at his residential school in Cheltenham as a result of she will be able to’t get behind the wheel.
She defined on Good Morning Britain: “Clearly I don’t get my licence again till December, so I can’t simply whiz within the automotive down there and it’s not shut.”
Value was anticipated to get her driving licence again in April, however was banned for an additional six months following an administration bungle.
The mother-of-five served an 18-month disqualification after withholding the identification of the driving force of her pink Vary Rover following a crash.
When she rang the UK Driver and Automobile Licensing Company to rearrange her new licence earlier this yr, she was informed to serve one other six months on account of totting up one other offence for dashing.
Nonetheless, it’s believed the types Value wanted to fill out after the conviction had been despatched to an previous tackle.
Based on the Sentencing Council, the utmost jail time period for drink-driving is six months with an infinite tremendous.
Value has beforehand been banned from driving six occasions within the final 10 years, along with her first in 2010.
She was off the roads for six months following the incident, and in 2012 acquired a 12-month disqualification after failing to answer two dashing tickets.
Value then bought a six-month ban in 2018 for dashing after notching up 12 penalty factors.
A yr later, she was barred for 3 months after driving whereas disqualified in January 2019.
Value’s newest ban was given in October 2019 for 18 months after failing to inform police who was driving her pink Vary Rover when it crashed in Bexley.
This text initially appeared on The Sun and was reproduced with permission