Police forced to crash into pensioner's car driven wrong way on M6 Toll

Police were forced to crash into a pensioner's car after he was spotted driving the wrong way up the M6.

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Video: Wrong-way M6 Toll driver crashes into police

Police have released dramatic footage of the moment a man with Alzheimer's driving the wrong way down the M6 Toll crashed into a police patrol car.

The car was reported travelling southbound on the northbound carriageway on Tuesday evening at around 10pm.

Officers stopped the 77-year-old's Honda Jazz between junctions T4 and T5.

In the video the police can be heard nervously saying the car was going to hit them, before a loud crash can be heard.

The man had earlier been reported missing by his family in Rowley Regis and was returned home unharmed.

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