A suspected drunk driver was taken to hospital following an early morning accident that ended in front of a police station.

The driver was seen driving on Highway 401 with a rim and missing tire, according to police.

They say the driver crashed through a traffic island, bringing down a set of traffic lights before coming to a stop right in front of a police station at Eglinton Avenue West and Allen Road. 

Police say alcohol was a factor and impaired driving charges are pending.