Car thieves crash head-on into vehicle near Chesterfield – fleeing the scene and leaving injured occupants behind

Police are searching for Derbyshire car thieves who crashed a stolen vehicle before fleeing the scene.

Wednesday, 3rd August 2022, 9:42 am
Updated Wednesday, 3rd August 2022, 9:42 am

On Wednesday, August 3, the Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit received reports of a collision in Wingerworth.

Car thieves had stolen a Honda Jazz from North Wingfield, and were involved in a head-on crash less than an hour after making off with the vehicle.

After the collision, the suspects fled the scene – leaving the occupants of the other car with minor injuries.

Fortunately, the occupants of the other car only suffered minor injuries.

The DRPU said that their enquiries into the incident are ongoing.