Two men have been arrested after they crashed a stolen car in a housing estate in Co Clare this afternoon.
Gardaí in Ennis had received several reports from members of the public that a car was driving dangerously in the vicinity of the town.
When gardaí attempted to stop the car, the driver failed to comply and sped away.
A chase ensued and the vehicle turned off the main Ennis to Tulla road and into a housing estate not the outskirts of the town.
The car crashed out of control and over a ditch at the end of the a road in estate. Gardaí were quickly on the scene and two men were apprehended.
The car was searched at the scene before it was removed on a recovery truck for a technical examination.
Gardaí from Ennis are investigating the incident.