Lorry driver travelling on the M1 through Northamptonshire arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving

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A lorry driver who was spotted by police in an unmarked car alledgedly driving dangerously along the M1 has been arrested.

Northamptonshire Police officers were travelling along the M1 in the county earlier today on the northbound carriageway when they saw the lorry.

Officers followed him through the ongoing roadworks and the lorry driver was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving just after the Watford Gap Services at around 12.20pm today.

The lorry driver is currently in police custody.