Driver crashes after heading off-road in attempt to evade Derbyshire police

A driver crashed into a woodland area after going off-road in an attempt to evade police in Derbyshire.

Monday, 11th October 2021, 12:20 pm
Updated Monday, 11th October 2021, 12:25 pm
Derbyshire RPU posted this image after a drive tried to evade officers by going off-road in Shipley

Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit shared images of the stricken vehicle in Shipley, Heanor, on Twitter this morning (October 11).

They said: “This vehicle spots us and immediately goes off road to evade capture. Recovered by Richford Motors using their EasTract.”

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Derbyshire RPU posted this image after a driver tried to evade officers by going off-road in Shipley

One Twitter user replied: “What is the thought process this 4x4 will outrun a Range Rover off-road.”

Another added: “Not a lot of off-road capability of the car or driver.”

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