Stolen tractor involved in police chase in South Yorkshire

A stolen tractor was involved in a police chase along a South Yorkshire motorway.

Monday, 9th December 2019, 7:27 am

South Yorkshire Police said the ‘rather slow speed pursuit’ was mounted when the driver of a stolen tractor failed to stop for officers.

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They followed the tractor along the M1, M18 and parts of Doncaster before the tyres were deflated and the driver was arrested.

South Yorkshire Police said: “Special thanks to our colleagues from Nottinghamshire Police, who assisted us in bringing a potentially dangerous pursuit to a safe conclusion.”

This stolen tractor was involved in a police chase in South Yorkshire