Belfast Telegraph

Watch: Car speeds down hard shoulder towards oncoming traffic

Police are seeking the public's help in tracking down a driver that was spotted driving down the hard shoulder of a Co Londonderry road towards oncoming traffic.

The incident, which was caught on camera, happened on the Ballybogey Road in Ballymoney on June 27 at around 8am.

Footage shows a blue car, possibly a BMW, speeding down the hard shoulder passed oncoming traffic.

PSNI Sergeant Robert Ennis appealed to the public to help police identify the driver.

“Had this car struck a vehicle, it could have had catastrophic consequences and I would urge the driver of this vehicle to come forward to us," he said.

“I am also appealing to anyone who was travelling on the Ballybogey Road around this time on Thursday and saw this vehicle, or who may have captured this incident on their dash cam to contact us.

"If you can help us identify the driver please call police in Coleraine on the non emergency number 101, quoting reference number 2423 of 28/6/19."

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