Police call out Derbyshire drivers who run out of fuel on M1

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Children in a car which had run out fuel were ‘hysterical’ with fear says Derbyshire Constabulary.

At 5.30am today, Thursday, October 19, Derbyshire Roads Police gave a ticket to a driver who had run out fuel on the M1.

A spokesman for the Roads Policing Unit said: “There were two near misses in the live lane and the children in the vehicle were hysterical with fear.

“It is unacceptable.”

The driver was given a ticket by the police.