Playa del Carmen, Q.R. – The drunk driver of a compact car escaped unhurt after crashing into a concrete retaining wall.
The accident happened along the highway near the Barcelo Hotel on the stretch of road way between Tulum and Playa del Carmen.
According to reports, the 35-year-old male driver was speeding when he lost control of his Jetta Volkswagen and crashed into a concrete retaining wall. Passing motorists stopped and requested emergency support.
After the Federal Highway Police and paramedics from the Red Cross and Costamed arrived, they found the intoxicated driver completely unhurt.
The driver of the car was transferred to Playa del Carmen for processing while his car was towed as a complete loss.