Friday 3 July, 2020

Man crashes car while attempting to escape police

A man who crashed his car in a bid to escape a road block exercise is expected to be charged, after a homemade shotgun was found in his vehicle.

According to reports, the 29-year-old man was driving along the Valencia Old Road, Valencia around 12:40 am on Thursday, when he came across a roadblock.

The man attempted to avoid the operation, however, he was pursued by the officers.

He lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a light pole off the roadway in the vicinity of the 1 and ¼ mile mark road.

He sustained minor injuries and was taken for medical treatment.

A shotgun was found in the vehicle.

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