Police race to kids playing on motorway

South Yorkshire Police helicopter
South Yorkshire Police helicopter
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THE police air team were scrambled to a motorway after reports children were playing on the carriageways.

South Yorkshire Police’s helicopter were called out after drivers on the M1 reported children playing chicken with cars travelling at speeds of up to 70 miles per hour.

The team were patrolling the motorway from 10am to around 11.30am on Friday.