Man, 24, arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after police pursuit

A Wigan man was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and failing to stop after a police pursuit.

Wednesday, 17th March 2021, 4:11 pm

Just after 3am today (March 17) at Coppull, officers got behind a Grey Fiat Punto.

After seeing the marked police vehicle, the subject car accelerated off and a pursuit started.

The chase then continued before the driver got out of the vehicle and was subsequently arrested, Lancashire Police said.

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Police arrested a man

A 24-year-old man was detained on suspicion of dangerous driving, failing to stop, criminal damage and other traffic offences and remains in custody.

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