Driver, aged 21, with ‘no licence and insurance’ slams Renault family car into Cambridgeshire home during high-speed police pursuit

PUBLISHED: 12:14 22 July 2019 | UPDATED: 12:14 22 July 2019

The end result of a police pursuit in Cambridge after a 21-year-old driver failed to stop for officers. Picture: Cambridge Cops / Twitter

The end result of a police pursuit in Cambridge after a 21-year-old driver failed to stop for officers. Picture: Cambridge Cops / Twitter

Cambridge Cops / Twitter

A young driver is due to appear in court after he slammed a car into a Cambridge home during a police pursuit.

The 21-year-old ploughed the Renault family car into the house in Cambridge after losing control in the high-speed chase on Wednesday, July 17.

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The man attempted to run from police officers after the crash, but he was caught up with and detained for multiple driving offences.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Police said: "The vehicle failed to stop for Road Policing Unit officers in Cambridge.

"After a short distance the driver lost control and collided with a house. Following a foot chase the driver was detained for multiple offences.

"A 21-year-old man from Cambridge has been charged with driving without due care and attention, no licence, no insurance and failing to stop. He's due in court next month."


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