Biker crashed head-on into car after Peak District road rage incident

Derbyshire police have released images of a head-on crash in the Peak District which they say was caused by a road rage incident.

Wednesday, 6th October 2021, 12:31 pm
Updated Wednesday, 6th October 2021, 12:32 pm

The county’s roads police team said the incident took place on the Snake Pass on September 26 when the biker became ‘distracted’.

The Roads Policing Unit tweeted today: “Bike rider distracted as giving gestures to another motorist who had upset him, fails to steer for a bend and goes head on in to Focus.

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"Lucky to escape with 'just' broken bones. All captured on dashcam.”

Derbyshire police released these images after a head-on crash on the Snake Pass. Image: Derbyshire RPU.
The air ambulance were called to the incident on the Snake Pass. Image: Derbyshire RPU.