Police arrest man after catching him driving 120mph on the M1 towards Northampton

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A driver has been arrested after driving on the M1 at 120mph in Northamptonshire.

A Northamptonshire Police officer on a motorbike stopped the car just south of junction 18 between Crick and Watford Gap this afternoon (Wednesday).

PC Dave Lee from the Road Policing Unit at Northamptonshire Police said: “One of our bikers has just followed a car doing 120 mph down the M1. Driver has no insurance and is disqualified from driving.”

The male drive of the car was arrested.