Pensioner who crashed into police car on M1, dies in hospital

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An 84-year-old man who crashed into a police car after driving the wrong way on the M1, has died.

The pensioner’s Volkswagen Polo car struck a stationary police car between the Lurgan and Moira junctions in the early hours of Monday morning.



A police officer was injured and taken to hospital.

The Police Ombudsman is investigating the incident.