Driver evading police crashes into parked Mercedes in Nelson

A car crashed into a parked Mercedes on a back street in Nelson when the driver attempted to evade arrest.

Friday, 30th April 2021, 12:30 pm

The driver ran from the scene and after a chase was arrested.

A spokesman for Lancashire Road Police said: "This Volvo failed to stop in Nelson. On trying to get down this back street, it crashed into this parked Mercedes. The driver ran but was chased and arrested a few streets away.

"He also tested positive for cannabis. Vehicle seized."

The scene of crash earlier this week. Photo credit Lancs Road Police