Police car damaged in collision with suspected stolen car

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The aftermath of the incident in Wakefield Road The aftermath of the incident in Wakefield Road

A teenager has been arrested after a suspected stolen car crashed into a police car on Wakefield Road this afternoon.

The Volkswagen Passat collided with a BMW police car at around 12.20pm today.

The VW had been spotted by cameras and flagged as a stolen vehicle, leading to a police chase that ended with the crash.

The police car suffered minor damage and a teenage passenger was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle. The driver fled the scene. There were no serious injuries.

The road was partially closed at the roundabout with Bowling Back Lane due to a suspected petrol spill, and re-opened at 2.07pm.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree