Driver’s dashcam shows how he nearly caused pile-up with two police cars on A143 near Harleston in Norfolk

A screen grab from the footage tweeted by police.

A screen grab from the footage tweeted by police. - Credit: Archant

This is the moment when a driver almost caused a horrific pile up with two police cars.

Footage from his own dashcam shows him pull out into the path of both vehicles on the A143 at Harleston.

Fortunately both officers managed to swerve and avoid him - despite having just split seconds to react.

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Police shared the footage of the incident, which happened in July, on social media after the driver was found guilty of dangerous driving.

Police tweeted: 'Driver given 12 month Disqualification, 8 week curfew and costs for nearly causing a fatal RTC with 2 police cars on A143 @ Harleston.'

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One seasoned traffic cop replied: 'Wow that was close, drivers own dashcam as well?. That could have been fatal, hope they learn their lesson and abide by the ban.'

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