'Utterly useless driver' going over 100mph on the A38 runs out of fuel and is caught by police

A driver who police said was "drugged up" drove over 100mph on the A38 until he ran out of fuel and was caught by police.

Tuesday, 18th September 2018, 2:11 pm
Updated Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 10:50 pm
The car has now been seized.

Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit said: "The driver went 90mph through Littleover, 130mph down the A38.

"Utterly useless driver as his heavy right foot means he runs out of fuel and rolls to a stop.

"Arrested with assistance from Derbyshire Armed Response Unit and Staffordshire Police.

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"Drugged up, no licence, no insurance."

Police said the driver was heading from Derby to Burton.

The car has now been seized.