Car driven for five miles on A47 near Dereham on just two tyres

This car was found by police in a lay-by on the A47 near Dereham. Picture Twitter/PCSteveLee

This car was found by police in a lay-by on the A47 near Dereham. Picture Twitter/PCSteveLee - Credit: Twitter/PCSteveLee

A car was driven for five miles on the A47 near Dereham on the broken metal rims of its wheels before being abandoned.

This car was found by police in a lay-by on the A47 near Dereham. Picture Twitter/PCSteveLee

This car was found by police in a lay-by on the A47 near Dereham. Picture Twitter/PCSteveLee - Credit: Twitter/PCSteveLee

The car, completely missing two tyres and with its windows smashed, was found in a lay-by on the A47 near Dereham at midnight on Tuesday after a motorist alerted police, concerned about how the car was being driven.

PC Steve Lee said on Twitter: 'This was driven along the #A47 in this shocking condition for approx 5 miles earlier tonight. 2 detained nearby.'

Two men were later located nearby and were arrested on suspicion of driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs and dangerous driving.

This car was found by police in a lay-by on the A47 near Dereham. Picture Twitter/PCSteveLee

This car was found by police in a lay-by on the A47 near Dereham. Picture Twitter/PCSteveLee - Credit: Twitter/PCSteveLee


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