CARLA Connor is devastated when Peter Barlow’s alcoholism comes between them after he’s hospitalised next week in Coronation Street.
The alcoholic will resort to booze in the ITV soap after a thug assaults him in a horrifying carjacking.
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Viewers know that Peter recently helped former drug addict – and his ex – Abi Franklin get her life back on track after she suffered a relapse when given painkillers for an accident at work.
But Abi and Peter’s friendship ruffled a few feathers when Debbie spread that they were having an affair.
Abi will return Peter’s favour and step in when she notices he’s heading on a downward spiral next week.
The upcoming scenes will see Peter and Carla clash following the court ruling concerning Oliver.
Peter storms off following their argument, but more disaster strikes when a thug approaches Peter in his cab and orders him to give him a lift.
When Peter refuses, the thug brutally attacks him before stealing his cab.
A passerby called Barry quickly steps in and calls the police but, when he hands Peter a hipflask full of whisky to ease the pain, Peter can’t resist taking a swig.
Later in the week, Carla asks him to join her in a hotel she’s booked for a conference, but Peter makes an excuse.
When Barry calls at the pub to check how Peter is doing, Abi is immediately suspicious and laters confronts him.
Peter tells her about the whisky incident but assures her it was a one off.
But Abi isn’t convinced and warns Carla that he needs help.
Carla sits Peter down for a chat and eventually drags the truth out of him, but he continues to insist everything is fine.
But it obviously isn’t as later, Johnny and Jenny find a sozzled Peter in the bar.
The couple take Peter to hospital, where he wakes to find Carla by his side.
Peter tells Carla he loves her and doesn’t deserve her, but will she be understanding or furious with him?
Later in the week, Peter continues to spiral and Adam finds him in Victoria Garden clutching an unopened bottle of whisky.
Could this be the end of the road for Carla and Peter?
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