Drink driver caught travelling wrong way on M1

Driver on M1 travelling in wrong direction

Driver on M1 travelling in wrong direction

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Police officers managed to avert disaster after stopping a man driving south on the northbound M1 over the twice the drink drive limit this morning.

A police spokesman said: "Officers bravely rammed him to stop the potential fatal consequences."

The incident happened just north of Meadowhall before 6am this morning (Sunday February 7).

Two police officers suffered minor injuries.

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