Drink driver crashes into parked car and runs away

A MAN has been charged for drink driving after crashing a car into a parked vehicle before running away.

Police found the driver within half and hour after the crash on the Esplanade.

He was driving a blue Commodore and allegedly hit a silver Toyota 4WD just after 7pm Thursday.

The 22-year-old has been charged with drink driving, driving while disqualified.

The car was also discovered to be unregistered, uninsured and without licence plates.

A blood sample has been sent for testing to determine his blood alcohol reading.