Driver faces court after £100k Porsche sports car crashes with Mercedes near Pontefract

The driver of a £100,000 Porsche sports car faces court following a crash near Pontefract, West Yorkshire.

Monday, 13th July 2020, 8:38 am
The Porsche car overturned in the crash near Pontefract (Photo: PC 'Robbo' Robson/WYP)

It happened on Doncaster Road, Ackworth, at 3.20pm on Saturday (July 11).

West Yorkshire Police were called to the scene after the Porsche 911 GT3 crashed with a Mercedes car.

The £100,000 sports car had overturned into shrubbery next to the road.

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PC 'Robbo' Robson, of the Roads Policing Unit, said the two occupants of the Porsche escaped with minor injuries.

He said: "This lovely Porsche had a little accident today. Luckily the two occupants only had minor injuries.

"The driver is getting prosecuted for driving without due care or attention."