Driver 'tasered' after driving on wrong side of dual carriageway in dramatic Doncaster police pursuit

This is the moment police chase a driver through the streets of Doncaster - as he takes his car on the wrong side of a dual carriageway.

By David Kessen
Wednesday, 15th April 2020, 8:32 am
Updated Wednesday, 15th April 2020, 8:33 am

Doncaster Central Neighbourhood Policing Team revealed footage of the dramatic incident, showing the dark coloured car on the wrong side of the carriageway at Lakeside.

It appears to be heading towards the Keepmoat Stadium and after travelling on the wrong carriageway, then goes the wrong way around a roundbout.

A spokesman for South Yorkshire Police said on social media: “Whilst we appreciate this driver's efforts to socially distance from our sergeant who requested him to stop, it is not acceptable to drive the wrong way down a dual carriageway.

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A car travels on the wrong side of the dual carrageway at Lakeside Doncaster

“The driver was arrested, after a lengthy pursuit, for various offences, he was also introduced to the business end of Thomas A Swift's Electric Rifle (TASER to you and me).”

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Police pursue a car which is on the wrong side of the dual carrageway at Lakeside Doncaster

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