Moment van crashes into M1 barriers after police chase through Sheffield and Derbyshire

This is the terrifying moment a police chase on the M1 through Sheffield and Derbyshire ends with a van being brought to a halt in dramatic style.

Friday, 28th February 2020, 3:05 pm
Updated Friday, 28th February 2020, 3:05 pm

Officers said the van initially failed to stop in West Yorkshire and was followed through South Yorkshire into Derbyshire, where police eventually ‘rammed’ the vehicle, sending it careering into the side barriers.

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Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit said the ‘unlicensed, uninsured’ driver was subsequently arrested at Taser point as the motorist was still ‘wanting a fight’.

A van is brought to a halt by police on the M1 in Derbyshire after a chase through South Yorkshire