'Another car for the crusher:' Police seize disqualified driver in Doncaster

Police are set to destroy a car after officers discovered the driver was disqualified, had no insurance or MOT and was running on false plates in Doncaster.

By Darren Burke
Thursday, 12th August 2021, 7:15 am

Officers from Doncaster East Neigbourhood Policing Team were carrying out routine speed checks in and around the Thorne area when they stopped a vehicle.

A spokesman said: “We were conducting speed operations in Sykehouse and Thorne, after numerous reports of speeding in those locations.

"We stopped a vehicle on the way out of Fishlake, who was allegedly testing out his new exhaust – unfortunately the driver was disqualified, had no insurance and no MOT.

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Police seized the car after a speeding clampdown in Doncaster.

"Oh, and the car was on false plates!”

The driver has been processed for all offences - #anothercarforthecrusher.”

Officers from the team have been responding to local residents’ who have reported speeding hotspots in Doncaster in recent weeks.

Anyone wanting to report car crime and speeding can contact South Yorkshire Police on 101.