Police hunt for dangerous driver

Police hunt for dangerous driver

Published by Maria Greenwood at 5:24pm 27th February 2020. (Updated at 7:02am 28th February 2020)

Police are investing reports of an incident of dangerous driving on Portland Beach Road.

A grey BMW car was seen driving at excessive speed and overtaking other vehicles in a dangerous manner at around 10.15pm on Wednesday night (26 February).

The car was heading north along Portland Beach Road, near to the Fine Foundation Chesil Beach Centre. 

Chesil Beach Centre

Sergeant Billy Taylor from Weymouth and Portland police, said: 

“We are making further enquiries into this incident and I would urge anyone who witnessed a grey BMW driving at excessive speeds or in a dangerous manner in the area at the relevant time to please contact us.

“I would also ask anyone who was driving in the vicinity and has dashcam fitted to their vehicle to check their footage for anything relevant.”

Officers investigating reports of a dangerous driving incident on Portland are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55200030752. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.